Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko has revealed that the team's new engine supplier, Honda, have given them enough gains over the winter that they can now enjoy a 'party mode' - a source of power only previously enjoyed by their rivals, Ferrari and Mercedes.
After a long partnership with Renault, Red Bull opted to change engine suppliers in 2018 after becoming disillusioned with the engine performance provided by the French manufacturer.
Marko has insisted that Honda have already provided significant improvements, meaning that they are now within the same bracket as Ferrari and Mercedes.
"The figures make us really optimistic, also with regard to the increase in performance," Marko told Motorsport.com.
"For the first time we can also celebrate with a 'party mode'!
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