Helmut Marko does not tire of talking, and in an interview with Sport und Talk aus dem Hangar-7 on the Servus TV broadcaster he turns his gaze to the topic Ferrari: “The biggest challenge in 2022 is represented by 18-inch tires – the words of the councilor Red Bull – The cars struggle to find the right temperature and Ferrari has an advantage on this because it has the best car. The F1-75 goes well with all compounds and regardless of temperatures. ”A skill that the last SF21 had demonstrated on the track as well, only finding serious problems in the French stage of Le Castellet.
Marko: “Sainz will not take points away from Leclerc” – Marko also spoke about the strategy on the riders. As everyone knows, the first guide at Red Bull is called Max Verstappen and not Sergio Pérez: “Even in Ferrari there is a clear hierarchy – said the director of Red Bull – Charles Leclerc it is at its full potential and there is a situation similar to ours. I do not think Carlos Sainz he will take points away from his teammate “. Meanwhile, the rumors of the last few hours have become insistent: Volkswagen is going to say “yes” to Porsche And Audi for entry into the F1 World Championship from 2026.
The Red Bull councilor admits to talks with Porsche – If the house of the Four Rings will offer 500 million for the acquisition of the McLarenthe Zuffenhausen-based company continues to talk to Red Bull about a partnership, and will study a “V-Max” model dedicated to Verstappen, winner of the 2021 championship and freshly renewed with Milton Keynes until 2028. “It’s all open and we are holding talks in all directions – Marko commented again, but a Formel1.de – I think it is quite logical that Red Bull is considered the most interesting partner for a manufacturer. If I say that I see it well, then you will think there is some sort of agreement ”. Finally, in discussions with Porsche, Marko acknowledged that “he is an important figure in this match and considering possible manufacturers is not an unreasonable scenario”.