Red Bull RB6

Red Bull RB7 will also debut on February 1st

2011 F1 seasonPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Red Bull RB6

Red Bull have become the fifth team to announce they will reveal their 2011 F1 car on February 1st.

The world champions will launch their new car at 8:30am in the Valencia pits.

There will be at least three new cars appearing for the first time within an hour of each other as Toro Rosso unveil their STR6 at 9am and Mercedes’ W02 will appear 20 minutes after that.

Meanwhile Williams are bringing their new car to the test as well. The team are not holding a photoshoot for it as it will appear in an interim livery.

Lotus’s new car is also expected to run at the Valencia test.

With Sauber and Renault launching their new cars the day before, and Ferrari revealing theirs on January 28th, there will be eight 2011 F1 cars at the first test of the season.

McLaren, Virgin and Force India will not have their new cars until the second test at Jerez and HRT have not yet announced their plans.

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