Nah... It was a mere excuse so that red bull could keep Verstapen from leaving red bull to Ferrari next year. And besides... Seems like it was the right move anyways.
Toro Rosso STR11 lap time at Barcelona Catalunya F1 (post 2007)
|Track||Barcelona Catalunya F1 (post 2007)|
|Vehicle||Toro Rosso STR11|
|Average speed||198 kph (123 mph)|
|Submitted||16.05.2016 by FastestLaps|
Reference: FIA Formula One - Season 2016