Watch Red Bull's F1 Car Tear up a Ski Slope

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Red Bull Racing loves taking things to the extreme and its latest video is one-of-a-kind.

The team took Formula 1’s youngest-ever driver, Max Verstappen, and put him behind the wheel of the Red Bull RB7 from the 2011 championship season to tear up and down a ski slope. The race car got a slight overhaul with a raised ride height, studded tires and snow chains for extra grip, resulting in the perfect mashup of machine and nature.

Over the years Red Bull has used numerous cars for promotional purposes, taking on the unsurfaced track at Circuit of the Americas, showing off on the helipad at the top of the Burj Al Arab in Dubai and has even taken part in a full pit stop at Parliament Square in London.

SEE ALSO: Infiniti Splits from Red Bull Racing

Last year, Nissan and Infiniti announced their split from Red Bull Racing after a successful campaign that not only saw Sebastian Vettel’s rise to fame, but four consecutive Formula 1 constructor and driver world championship titles between 2010 and 2013. Vettel left the team at the end of 2014 and rumor has it that Aston Martin is now working on a possible relationship with Red Bull Racing.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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