Take Red Bull's quit threats seriously

Take Red Bull's quit threats seriously

Red Bull's talk of quitting Formula 1 may come across as sour grapes, but DIETER RENCKEN believes it would be foolish to doubt the powerhouse's owner Dietrich Mateschitz

A fortnight ago we analysed the root cause of Renault's predicament as a Formula 1 engine supplier, then outlined the three options facing the French company.

Speaking during last week's Formula E round in London, Renault/Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn confirmed the three options, adding that Renault Sport was committed to supplying the two Red Bull teams - Red Bull Racing and Scuderia Toro Rosso - only to the end of 2016.

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