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Ferrari decided not to give Red Bull any engines for 2016

Ferrari decided not to give Red Bull any engines for 2016

Ferrari have decided not to give Red Bull any specification engines for 2016 season, according to reports.

German publication Auto Motor und Sport claim that the Ferrari are only willing to provide engines to Toro Rosso among fears that the former world champions would be ‘too strong’ even if armed with a year-old set of Ferrari V6 power.

“At the moment it doesn’t like as if we will get engines,” Christian Horner revealed to AMuS.

Initially Ferrari had been in favour of supplying the four-time World Champions with 2015 engines but, after some debate, reportedly said no.

Red Bull now face an even more uncertain future which could yet result in the team quitting Formula 1 – either that or making nice with Renault.

“I have to say that from talking, listening and watching l am more inclined more to think that Red Bull are going rather than staying,” Sky F1 pundit Martin Brundle admitted on Friday morning.

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