Low downforce caused Red Bull’s tyre struggles in Baku

Both Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen had to offload their supersoft tyres in the opening laps and run a two-stop strategy, the pair eventually finishing seventh and eighth. In Canada they also had to go to two stops for tyre reasons while others made it to the flag on one. Red Bull had traditionally run very low downforce at fast tracks to make up for a power deficit, and in the ... Keep reading