News Details

Tost: 'No crisis' with Red Bull's junior driver programme

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost has denied suggestions that Red Bull's famous driver development programme has run out of steam. "It is nonsense that the Red Bull Young Driver Programme is in crisis,” Tost told Motorsport.com this week. “Dr Helmut Marko does a fantastic job and we have good drivers." The system has been hugely successful over the years in finding new drivers and nurturing their careers all the way to Formula 1. Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen are both graduates of the programme. But Dr Marko has also been notoriously hard-nosed with ditching drivers including Vitantonio Liuzzi, Sébastien Buemi, Brendon Hartley and Jean-Éric Vergne that didn't live up to his...
Full Story »
1y ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull fighting talk of crisis

Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost has dismissed any notion of...
1y ago from GPFans.com

Williams junior Latifi opens the score in F2

Williams junior Nicholas Latifi won the opening round of the FIA Formula...
1y ago from F1i.com

Magnussen sets his sights on Red Bulls following...

Kevin Magnussen has admitted he’s pleased to be competing with the...
1y ago from GPBlog.com

Tost dismisses B-team claims

There is a certain irony in the fact that Renault and McLaren are...
1y ago from Pitpass.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Honda: Moving Alex Marquez to LCR MotoGP is in his...

Honda MotoGP team boss Alberto Puig says he believes moving Alex Marquez...
4h ago from AutoSport.com

Dovizioso declared fit for Jerez MotoGP season opener

Andrea Dovizioso has been officially declared fit to return to...

2020 a 'psychological war', will crown 'real' MotoGP...

What the disrupted 2020 MotoGP season lacks in number of events will be...
9h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Chuck Hulse, four-time Indy 500 starter, has died at...

Chuck Hulse, a four-time Indy 500 starter whose sprint-car injury in 1964...
18h ago from Racer.com

PRUETT: Notes from Road America

Just when I thought we were going to finally write about a team other than...
17h ago from Racer.com

Rivals slam ‘desperate’ Power

Ryan Hunter-Reay and Graham Rahal have described Will Power as...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Rossi: Condensed 2020 IndyCar schedules are causing...

Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi says that reduced on-track time is...
20h ago from AutoSport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

M-Sport Reveal Return to Rally Event

M-Sport will host a one-off rally in August to demonstrate how the sport...

M-Sport Ford Enter Rally Legend Festival

M-Sport Ford will head to San Marino in October to take part in the Rally...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Cedric relishing Arsenal chance

'It was silence,' Cedric Soares tells Sky Sports. The right-back is...
2h ago from SkySports.com

Top 10 best players in the world available for free...

Every football club attempts to find value in the transfer market. And...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Dani Ceballos wins June Goal of the Month

Congratulations to Dani Ceballos, who has won our Goal of the Month poll...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Reports: Juventus identify Alexandre Lacazette as...

Ishu Roy FOLLOW ANALYST Modified 14 Jul 2020, 15:18 IST News SHARE...
4h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Comments

Hottest News

Pit Chat: Ricciardo goes undercover at Ferrari

Turns out Daniel Ricciardo did sign for Ferrari,... Read More »
8h ago from PlanetF1.com

Mercedes in trouble by sharing valuable information?

Renault and Racing Point used to be strong allies... Read More »
1h ago from GPBlog.com

Ferrari ‘clearly lost significant amount of power'

Martin Brundle says it is clear that Ferrari has... Read More »
5h ago from PlanetF1.com

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.