Toro Rosso remains happy with its new relationship with Honda. James Key, the junior Red Bull team’s technical boss, said that unlike McLaren in the past three years, Toro Rosso is enjoying working with the Japanese manufacturer.
“The honeymoon is long over,” he told Speed Week. “The relationship has already become much deeper. The cooperation is exemplary.”
Key said being a works team is a novelty that Toro Rosso is not used to, but is enjoying. “It’s a challenge that we gladly accepted,” he said. “We have never had the opportunity to work so closely with an engine manufacturer.