Aston Martin Red Bull Racing TAG Heuer RB14

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This is the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing TAG Heuer RB14 offical car thread.

Please discuss ONLY technical items of this car, and refrain from speculation.

General discussion about the team, its drivers and performance can be posted in the team thread.

Livery Talk also belongs in the Team Thread. forum/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=26912
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And it has arrived

https://redbullracing.redbull.com/artic ... disruption

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That looks sleek AF :mrgreen:

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this is a nice car! no one even noticed the HALO! Good job Red Bull.. interesting wings infront/top of the sidepod.

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Are those sidepods really Narrow or is it just the angle?
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Amazing livery! Is this only a test livery maybe??
To me the angle of the nose looks different

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Those sidepods are tiny and interesting aero around the sidepods.
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Higher resolution (3380x1449) studio shot of the car: Image

(Source: https://redbullracing.redbull.com/car/rb14)
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Looks like they have kept the crash structure at the top and used that as a wing.
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I know livery talk belongs in the Team Thread....but that livery is making it quite tricky to pick out details...

For instance it took me ages to even notice the wings above the sidepod intakes!!

Looks like the first Halo with a proper fairing we've seen. Definitely looks better that way.

Interesting that they seem to have retained their unique nose as well. Must be an advantage they're seeing with that.
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