The manufacturer has won the last five drivers’ and constructors’ titles and has responded to a renewed threat from , plus changing aerodynamic rules for 2019, with a record-breaking start to the season.

’ dominant Spanish Grand Prix performance last weekend moved it almost 100 points clear of in the constructors’ championship.

Asked if it was realistic could win all 21 grands prix this year, team principal said: “No. First of all, I think you need to stay humble and keep both feet on the ground.

“We’ve had five fantastic performances now and five one-twos but we don’t take it for granted. It’s not just saying it, it’s really the mindset that we have.

“The next two weeks are going to be a tremendous challenge for us. We’ve not had the performance in in the last years. Remember how strong [Daniel] was last year in the Red Bull? They were in a league of their own.

“We need to take one step at a time. The next race weekend looks challenging on paper.”

Two of ’ five victories this season have been facilitated by failing to make the most of having a faster car.

should have won the but Charles Leclerc suffered an engine problem late on, and the 21-year-old was quickest through the Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend but crashed in qualifying.

Asked if he feared winning every race this year, team principal said: “We will never give up. Our ultimate objective is to do better than in .

“Each circuit is different, already will be a different circuit to . Our car has got some strengths and certainly weaknesses. It is certainly too early for such an assumption.”

The closest has come to a 100% record during its all-conquering performance in the V6 turbo-hybrid era was in 2016.

won 19 of the 21 races held that year, missing out in Spain because its drivers crashed at the start and in Malaysia when suffered an engine failure.

Red Bull appears the likeliest immediate threat to ’ 100% record because of its form in , the next race on the calendar.

Team boss does not think will win every grand prix.

He said: “I doubt it: 21 races to achieve 21 victories. Never say never but it’d be a hell of an achievement. It’s very much a championship. You can see that after five races that they’re three points off of maximum score.”