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Brawn “very optimistic” about W04’s aerodynamics 4th February 2013, 19:40

Ross Brawn believes Mercedes have learned from the problems they experienced with their 2012 car and have addressed its key weaknesses with the W04.

Hamilton getting rid of buttons and getting used to left at Mercedes

Hamilton: ‘I’ve got at least double the amount of buttons and switches on my steering wheel… I’ve already got rid of quite a few.”

Hamilton: It’s “crazy” Kovalainen hasn’t got a seat

Lewis Hamilton says it’s “crazy” his former team mate Heikki Kovalainen has lost him place in Formula One.

Driver line-up for Jerez test confirmed

The driver line-up for the first day of testing at Jerez has been confirmed.

‘Fourth engine manufacturer’ could join F1

A new engine manufacturer is considering joining Formula One, according to Mercedes’ team bosses.

Toro Rosso STR8 launch: First pictures

The Toro Rosso STR8 is ready for the start of testing ahead of the 2013 season. Here are the first pictures of the new car.

Hamilton does his first laps in a Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton has got behind the wheel of a Mercedes for the first time during a filming day at the Jerez circuit.

Williams reorganise race engineers for 2013

Williams have reorganised their race engineers ahead of the 2013 season.

Mercedes W04 launch: First pictures and video

The Mercedes W04, one of the most eagerly-anticipated new cars of 2013, has broken cover for the first time. Here are the first pictures of the new car.

Red Bull determined to extend title streak

In the round-up: Red Bull eye fourth titles with RB9 ?σΤιΌ?σ Horner happy with Webber performance ?σΤιΌ?σ Mercedes spend ‘record’ amount in single season