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Priestley: "Red Bull took a risk, but it turned out great"

Red Bull Racing was once again able to astonish last weekend by breaking through the dominance of Mercedes at racing speed. Max Verstappen's strategy was faster than Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton and that made the Dutchman win the race in the end. Former McLaren engineer Marc Priestley expected that even Red Bull didn't expect the advantage in strategy. "The race actually started on Saturday. It was a very daring choice for Red Bull to qualify on that hard tire. You could see how daring the choice was, because nobody else chose that strategy in the top ten. There was a risk, of course, as they weren't sure Max would go through to Q3", Priestley looks back in his...
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