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Power unit still a key differentiator - Horner

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says the performance gaps at the end of the 2017 season demonstrates that the power unit performance differences are still significant in Formula 1. Mercedes has dominated the sport since the introduction of V6 turbocharged power units in 2014, with this year marking the team's fourth consecutive championship double. New aerodynamic regulations were meant to play more to Red Bull's strengths, and Mercedes was beaten on eight occasions, but Horner's team was...

Read 1 week ago, RACER

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