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F1 2015 Jerez Testing

Red Bull forced to run without front-wing

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Red Bull Racing forced to run without front-wing at Jerez testing, Daniil Kvyat was behind the new RB11 on day two of testing in Jerez, but the Russian went off the track early on and caused extensive damage to the front wing.

2014 runner-up team is flying out an alternate as soon as possible, but team Principal Christian Horner is not confirm it will reach in time to be fitted previous to the end of the day.

“Unfortunately Daniil had a very slight off on an install lap this morning on a cold track, was just changing something on the steering wheel, and between turns two and three just very lightly touched the tyre wall with the front wing,” Horner said.

“It’s the only front wing assembly we have in Jerez at the moment, which is relatively usual for this time of year when you’re not abundant with spare parts. That’s why we are running without the main plane at the moment. Obviously more components are coming down this afternoon, this evening and during the next few days.”

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