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Showers threaten build-up to first race 14th March 2013, 17:50
There is a chance of showers throughout the next three days in Melbourne, particularly on Saturday, which could affect qualifying.
Don’t miss any of the action during this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix – here’s the times of all the F1 sessions.
The first race weekend of 2013 begins tomorrow and the teams are all ready to go in Melbourne. Here are pictures from the build-up to the first race weekend of the year.
Sebastian Vettel says the new restrictions on flexing front wings introduced this year were aimed at curtailing Red Bull’s superiority.
F1 drivers doubt there will be an advantage to be gained by deliberately avoiding the later stages of qualifying in order to save fresh sets of tyres.
There is little to separate the top teams ahead of the Australian Grand Prix. The top five have all been tipped as potential contenders for victory.
Marussia have signed Venezuelan Rodolfo Gonzalez as their reserve driver for 2013 and say he will make several appearance in practice during the season.
McLaren have confirmed their title sponsorship arrangement with Vodafone will conclude at the end of this year.
In the round-up: Perez “desperate to win” • Webber not worried by “vultures” • Vettel names RB9 “Hungry Heidi”