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Red Bull secret test saga now over

AVL Headquarters A saga involving a controversial pre-season Formula 1 test conducted by Toro Rosso and perhaps even Red Bull is now done and dusted. Last month, an unnamed whistleblower circulated letters to the FIA and some rival teams about an allegedly illegal six-day test on Austrian automotive company AVL's indoor ‘rolling road' facility. It subsequently emerged that the test involved Red Bull's sister team Toro Rosso but possibly also Red Bull test driver Antonio Felix da Costa. Engine supplier Renault's Remi Taffin confirmed: 'We just had to work with our partner AVL, because our own facilities were at full capacity.' Renault argued that the ‘test' was in fact just...
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