Red Bull RB6 - new exhaust positioning 13 March 2010
The exhausts on the RB6 have been repositioned in Bahrain. Before the exits were above the rear suspension's lower wishbones (as on last year's car). Now they are much lower, just inside the rear tyres. This is designed to increase the efficiency of the rear diffuser's side channels. However, it could prove a cooling risk at the start or if running at low speed (such as behind the safety car), when the slower airflow over the car will have less power to redirect the hot air from the exhaust.