Monaco GP: Red Bull race notes

Comments from the Red Bull team after the Monaco Grand Prix David Coulthard: 3rd "It's so great, fantastic. It's been a couple of years since I was on the podium, so it's especially great to finish on it here in Monaco. It's the first podium...

Comments from the Red Bull team after the Monaco Grand Prix

David Coulthard: 3rd

"It's so great, fantastic. It's been a couple of years since I was on the podium, so it's especially great to finish on it here in Monaco. It's the first podium for Red Bull Racing too and a great reward for all the team's hard work."

"Monaco's always a tough race. Once you get into it, you think you've done about fifty laps, but then you see that you've only done about twelve. It's such a hard, physical race and takes a lot out of you."

Christian Klien: DNF

"I lost drive during the race and that was the end of it. It's such a shame as the car was feeling strong until that point and I was up for a good points finish."

"It's frustrating that the car wasn't reliable and we need to work harder to ensure we get more race finishes. It was a great result for David though, and it shows the car has potential, which is encouraging."

Christian Horner:

"It's a fantastic result for the whole team. David's driven well all weekend and was desperately unlucky in qualifying, but now he's got the result he deserved. It was a great strategy from the team, when we decided to change from a two-stop to a one-stop race and David did really well."

"But, let's not forget Christian in all this. He was looking really strong here and was very unfortunate to suffer a loss of drive in his car. We're sure that, without that problem, he would have been right up there too today."

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Series Formula 1
Drivers David Coulthard , Christian Klien
Teams Red Bull Racing