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Toro Rosso reveals how it profits from Hartley's 'valuable' insight

Toro Rosso tech boss James Key says the Faenza-based squad is profiting from Brendon Hartley's unique LMP1 knowledge which the Kiwi collected over the years with Porsche. The German manufacturer's hybrid technology, which was at the forefront of its success in the World Endurance Championship, only shares a few common points with Honda's own engineering in F1 but Hartley has still been able to offer his specific and productive insight in terms of the processes he learned about while racing with Porsche. "The great thing with Brendon coming in is that he's got a different take on things," Key told Autosport. "The way he had to save fuel, save tyres, use energy is a completely...
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