Scuderia Toro Rosso STR12 Launched!

Scuderia Toro Rosso have changed their image this year. Gone is the dark blue livery with the hand painted bull, replaced by a vibrant blue and red scheme that is sure to stand out on the grid:

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STR have delivered a striking livery for 2017

The team released a handful of photos from the track on their Twitter page, and the results are stunning:

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The shark fin looks incredible with the chosen shade of blue and the white bull logo
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Toro Rosso and Mercedes are the only teams this year without a thumb nose
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The airbox is quite large, the bottom covered slightly by the driver’s helmet
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There is a small Italian flag on the front wing mount

A gorgeous livery from the (other) Scuderia!

For the sake of comparison, here is last year’s STR11:

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Daniil Kvyat driving the STR11 at Malaysia during Free Practice

The Faenza team had run with the dark blue base, hand painted bull and gold nose tip since their inception in 2006:

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The STR1 being driven by Scott Speed at Canada

STR are aiming for fifth in this year’s constructors’ championship. They have a talented driver lineup and design team, and have returned to Renault power for 2017.

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