Is clever engine mapping on his Red Bull the secret to Vettel's success? 1 October, 2013 As speculation swirls around the extent of Sebastian Vettel's dominance in the past few races, the consensus emerging is that his Red Bull RB9 is making clever use of post-exhaust blowing solution.
After the reigning world champion extended his 2013 points lead with a dominant performance in Singapore, former Formula 1 team boss Giancarlo Minardi raised doubts about the legality of Vettel's Red Bull.
Minardi, watching trackside at Marina Bay, said Vettel's car displayed worryingly good handling, while his Renault engine 'sounded similar to past seasons when traction control went into action'.
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