Red Bull aero guru set to defect to McLaren 12 October, 2013 Peter Prodromou Red Bull team looks set to lose its aerodynamics boss to McLaren, in the wake of the British team's 2013 slump, McLaren team boss Martin Whitmarsh said in Korea a week ago that 'some as-yet unannounced' recruitments 'will be headline-grabbing'.
The first headlines are indeed now emerging as Auto Motor und Sport reports that Red Bull designer Adrian Newey's right-hand man, Peter Prodromou, is heading to Woking.
Correspondent Michael Schmidt, however, clarified that it is for now just a rumour, but Prodromou knows McLaren well, having worked there until 2006.
Schmidt said Prodromou is 'one of the leading engineers...
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