Consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko admitted that the Austrian team is not interested in Le Mans.
Represented Red Bull in Formula 1 with two teams: Red Bull Racing and Toro Rosso, however, on the WEC energy drink manufacturer spoke clearly.
“We concentrated on the Formula 1, – said Marco in an interview with El Models. – Costs [in the WEC] is very high, and in fact only one race matters.”
When asked whether there is a possibility that Red Bull will sponsor a large team in Le Mans, Marco clearly said, “No.”
As regards the difficult season 2017 Formula 1, Marco still believes in the opportunity to compete for the title.
“Otherwise we would not be doing what we are doing – continued Marco. But the power unit in Formula 1 is not quite normal.
And if the internal combustion engine works better, and the hybrid component should function accordingly.
After the first four races, Ferrari seemed to be the favorite, but it seems that in Barcelona the Mercedes made a big step in the refinement of the engine.
You change the engine and “BAM!” – you made a huge step forward.”
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