Red Bull reveal their 2020 vehicle with revolutionary new nose

Red Bull’s RB16 breaks cover ahead of shakedown

Christian Horner described the marriage of Honda's 2020 engine with Red Bull's new RB16 chassis as a "work of art" after Max Verstappen completed a successful first outing with their latest auto.

The Anglo-Austrian team is talking up expectations of a realistic championship charge in 2020, after making strong gains during their first season with Honda a year ago.

Verstappen and Red Bull teammate Alex Albon will both have an opportunity to straddle their new mount on Wednesday as the team shakes down its Honda-powered RB16 during a filming day at Silverstone, and ahaed of pre-season testing which kinks off in Barcelona on February 19.

The squad nonetheless made gains through 2019 after linking up with Honda, ending its 12-year Renault alliance, claiming three wins and two poles, all courtesy of Max Verstappen.

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And the Dutchman is expected to lead the charge against Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in what is the final year that he can become F1's youngest world champion.

Verstappen will be partnered by Alexander Albon, whose performances through the second half of the season at Red Bull - having stepped up from Toro Rosso - earned him an extension for 2020.

Alongside him will be Alex Albon, who impressed with his consistency during a nine-race stint with the team in the second half of previous year.

Verstappen will test the vehicle at Silverstone on Wednesday before Albon gets the chance to drive it for the first time in testing in Barcelona later in February.

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