Why the lack of “needle” between Red Bull and Ferrari in F1 2022 is a mirage
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Why the lack of “needle” between Red Bull and Ferrari in F1 2022 is a mirage

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OPINION: The fight for the 2022 Formula 1 world titles between Red Bull and Ferrari so far features little of the public animosity that developed between the former and Mercedes last year. But that isn’t to say things are full on friendly or won’t get much worse very quickly…

“Well, Mattia is a nice guy. So, I mean, it's just a different kind of competition. But you're writing Toto off. There's plenty of time for him to get himself back in the show.

“We're very much focused on ourselves. All nine teams are our competitors. Last year there was a lot of needle. There was a lot going on off track, as well as on track. This year seems much more focused about what's going on on-track, and I think the racing has been great between Charles and Max.”

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