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technical boss Tanabe explained: Honda has optimized the Formula 1 drive
What Honda has changed to the Formula 1 season 2021 on the powertrain of Red Bull and Alphatauri and how the first intermediate conclusion in the technical chief is "Last year we were only Victorious, if everything was good. This year we are in a better position, "says Toyoharu Tanabe, the technical director of Honda. And this circumstance leads the Japanese back to the development work, which made his brand in winter. The result is the new Honda formula 1 drive.
Red Bull can make authorized hopes to keep his good form in the coming year. Although the racing team has to produce his engines in their own in terms of their own from 2022, but until the exit of the previous motor partner Honda at the end of the current season, the Japanese will continue to develop on the drives.
, especially the topic of gasoline stands on the priority list far above. From 2022, the motors with so-called E10 sprit must run - that is, gasoline containing ten percent sustainable ethanol.
This means that the motors must also be adapted to get maximum performance. It is mainly this area in which Honda reaches his partner under his arms to be prepared for the best possible way.
After the Honda deal: Red Bull exit from Formula 1 from the table
© LAT Red Bull will also drive Honda engines from 2022 "That would mean that Red Bull would drastically rethink its Formula 1 situation must. " With this sentence, Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko caused a sensation a few weeks ago. He was asked about the possibility that the " Engine-Freeze " could be rejected by the competition. It is now clear: this will not happen. Red Bull and Honda agreed on a takeover of on Monday .
"The introduction of this new benzess is the biggest challenge for all manufacturers," says Red-Bull Team Chief Christian Horner opposite the global edition of 'Motorsport.com'. "Honda will make sure that we are best prepared in the Freeze, as long as you have the necessary resources. It is currently being worked while Honda continues in Sakura before handing over everything."
When the Department ofwas founded after the fixed departure of Honda, this was just for the transitional period. You wanted to freeze the current motors and then search for the new engine regulations from 2025 a new partner.
, however, is now planned to develop the new PowerUnit completely in their own. For this purpose, among other things, the long-standing Mercedes Responsible, which becomes a new technical director to Red Bull - a clear signal. In addition, Red Bull has begun construction of a state-of-the-art engine factory in Milton Keynes.
"The engine FREEZE was important as a transfer of a transitional phase. But for the new engine, whenever he comes, probably 2025, we build a new plant," says Horner. "We'll take great people from Honda and want to get the right people in the right roles - and efficiently integrated themselves into the chassis page."
Honda warning: Police officers warn owners are targets for catalytic converter theft .
POLICE forces have warned owners of some of Honda's most popular vehicles could be a target for catalytic converter thefts.Thieves simply cut the tool from the exhaust pipe of a parked car and sell them onto scrap metal dealers.