The new Red Bull Racing Formula 1 car will be called RB16B and will be presented on 23 February. The pilots in charge of piloting it will be the Dutch Max Verstappen and the Mexican Sergio ‘Checo’ Pérez.
Not much left to know what the new looks like Red Bull RB16B, the car with which the Austrian team will try once and for all to stand up to Mercedes in the dispute for the world title.
And, to achieve this, it will have a very competitive pair of pilots a priori, since both Max verstappen What Sergio Perez they have the experience and talent to do so.
But before seeing how both of them perform on the track, we will have to know the appearance of their new machine, which will be officially presented next 23 of February.
Last year with Honda engine
Although the partnership between Red Bull and Honda has been satisfactory so far and together they have achieved the not inconsiderable figure of five wins, three poles and 22 podiums, the Japanese firm has decided to leave Formula 1 at the end of this season.
That forces Red Bull to look for an alternative, which will presumably be to continue to use the Japanese thrusters privately, although for that they must first get the engine freeze approved for the 2022 season.
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While this mystery is revealed, Red Bull will try to storm the title next to Honda in the last year of joint collaboration, for which the RB16B will have to solve some of the shortcomings of the car from which it comes, its brother from last season.
These deficiencies were mainly an excessively nervous rear in braking and cornering, as well as a somewhat underpowered propellant in qualifying. Can Adrian newey compensate for these shortcomings and give Max Verstappen and Sergio Pérez a machine up to the task?