Jenson Button believes the updated McLaren MP4-25 he tested today will be quicker once the team have improved its set-up. Speaking to reporters at the Circuit de Cataluna today he said: There’s definitely more to come with this car. We went from having high fuel in the car to going out and doing lower-fuel runs … Continue reading Button says more to come from MP4-25
The penultimate day of testing at Barcelona saw the last appearances of some drivers including Jenson Button and Nico Rosberg before the first race of the season. Here’s a collection of pictures from today’s test:
Stefan GP has said it will reveal the car it wishes to contest the 2010 F1 season with next week. In a statement on its website the team said: If case we don?óÔé¼Ôäót receive the chance to compete in Bahrain, and also when some of the teams fail to show up, somebody should be in … Continue reading Stefan GP to reveal car next week
I’m in Barcelona for the last two days of testing so you should hear more from me from the track later on during the day. Here’s today’s F1 Fanatic round-up: Links Car much stronger this year – Hamilton (Autosport) “After driving last year’s car here this feels light years ahead. When we came here last … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 27/2/2010
I’m at the Circuit de Catalunya for the penultimate day of testing ahead of the 2010 F1 season. I’ll post as much as I can from the track below and on Twitter so join us to follow the test live here.
F1 is to get a new safety car in 2010. Mercedes are to use their flagship SLS AMG sports car to lead the field when the track is neutralised during races this year. The company, which has supplied F1’s safety cars since 1996, has also used Michael Schumacher to promote the car in a video … Continue reading Mercedes SLS AMG to lead the pack as new F1 safety car in 2010 (Pictures)
Another busy day at Barcelona as the teams logged hundreds of laps at the Circuit de Catalunya. See below for pictures from today’s test.
The ever-popular F1 Fanatic live blogs will return for every practice session, qualifying hour and Grand Prix this year. We’re looking for volunteers to help moderate and run the sessions. Each session is typically supported by around half-a-dozen moderators who put comments live, run polls and generally keep the sessions running smoothly. You don’t need … Continue reading Join our live blogging team for 2010
Pictures: Esteban Gutierreztesting for BMW Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez will enjoy the backing of the Sauber team in 2010. Gutierrez, 18, will attend Grand Prix with the team and be able to join in meetings and listen in on team radio. Sauber do not have a third driver for the 2010 season yet and this … Continue reading Sauber supporting Esteban Gutierrez
It’s day two at Barcelona and Fernando Alonso is among the drivers finishing off their planned test programmes ahead of the first race of 2010. Join us and follow testing as it happens below.