Red Bull halt expectation

16 February 2005

Guenther Steiner is playing down expectations ahead of Red Bull's Melbourne F1 debut. Bought from Ford in November, the team is running their 'RB1' car - basically Jaguar's intended 'R5' model - in Barcelona testing this week.

"I'm not going to make a prediction," said the defiant, newly-appointed technical director, a German-speaking Italian. "It would be wrong, though, to expect too much." 

Steiner, last year working in DTM, problematically filled Jaguar's technical director role in 2001.

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