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- Kamil Niewiński
Red Bull Powertains revealed the growth of the collaboration with Honda Racing Corporation. The brand-new agreement will just end after completion of the 2025 season.
The Japanese maker left Formula 1 at the end of 2021, and the duties of Honda’s engine department were taken control of by a brand-new business– Red Bull Powertrains, which presently provides power systems to Red Bull Racing and AlphaTauri. In practice, nevertheless, these are still engines from providers in the Land of the Rising Sun, and Honda continues to offer technical assistance to Red Bull engineers, as validated by the Red Bull business. The cars of the existing manufacturers’ standings bear the logo design of the Honda Racing Corporation.
The initial agreement needed Honda to support Red Bull Powertrains up until completion of the 2023 season. Today, nevertheless, the Austrian group revealed the extension of the agreement for another 2 years.
” We accepted continue to support Red Bull Powertrains in Formula 1 through HRC in reaction to Red Bull’s demand to extend the existing agreement.”— stated Koji Watanabe, president of Honda Racing Corporation.
” Once once again our primary objective is to utilize the devotion at the peak of motorsport to establish our innovation and our individuals”
The agreement in between Honda and Red Bull will for that reason end at the end of the existing engine period. This is completely gotten in touch with the reports about Porsche, which is anticipated to begin providing Red Bulls engines with the arrival of the 2026 season. The extension of the agreement with the Japanese can be seen as making sure that Red Bull will guarantee a smooth shift through the brand-new engine guidelines, which will come into force in 4 years.