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Horner explains Red Bull Spanish GP team orders

Sergio Perez was told to move over for Max Verstappen late in the Spanish Grand Prix because it wouldn’t have been a fair fight between the two drivers, according to Christian Horner. Verstappen had dropped behind Perez in the first part of the race and then been allowed through by his teammate, but the favor was not returned when Perez arrived quickly on the back of Verstappen while fighting with George Russell. After Charles Leclerc’s retirement from the lead, the battles became for the win and Perez was leading with 17 laps to go when he followed a team order to let Verstappen through again, as he was switched onto his own three-stop strategy late on. “Where do you start?!”...
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