In the round-up: Marchionne says Ferrari should discuss Raikkonen form • Verstappen ‘one of the greatest wet drivers’ – Horner • Ricciardo and Perez receive anthem reprimands
In the round-up: McLaren rear wing update delayed to Bahrain • Hamilton relishing Ferrari battle • Hulkenberg pleasantly surprised by pace
In the round-up: FIA present new ‘Shield’ protection concept • Shanghai schedule remains unchanged • Parliament opens door to street circuit renaissance
In the round-up: Gaps between teams must close, says Todt • Aus GP organisers investigate premature track invasion • Hamilton wants to make film about his life
In the round-up: Drivers pulling almost 8G in turns • Honda discussing additional engine supply options • Wehrlein insists he’ll be fit to race in China
In the round-up: Liberty Media to change digital approach • Haas forced to remove ‘T’-wing • Honda working on improved engine
In the round-up: Honda ‘worried’ about vibration issues • Shark fins could be gone next season • Teams granted race weekend social media freedom
Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen posted what was comfortably the fastest lap time of the pre-season as testing came to a close in Barcelona.
Stoffel Vandoorne says that McLaren still does not fully understand what the electrical problems are that continue to hamper their pre-season testing programme.
Sebastian Vettel set the quickest time of pre-season testing on the penultimate day of action but Ferrari were deliberately masking their true pace.
Max Verstappen says that he is feeling happy with the current performance of Red Bull’s RB13 after almost completing a full race simulation in testing.
Valtteri Bottas posted the fastest time in testing so far for Mercedes while Kimi Raikkonen crashed out of day six of pre-season testing in Barcelona.
Sauber’s Pascal Wehrlein has said it will take him ‘a few races’ to be back at maximum level following his missing the first week of testing.
Nico Hulkenberg says that Pirelli’s new tyres for 2017 are ‘double the fun’ to drive compared to previous, less durable compounds.
Felipe Massa topped the time sheets and logged over 160 laps as pre-season testing resumed at the Circuit de Catalunya.
In the round-up: • Brawn looks to make rule change process more effective • Drivers ‘close to blackout point’, says Hembrey • Bigger teams deserve more money, says Haas
In the round-up: Pirelli preparing new wet tyres for Chinese GP • Carey: No ‘Americanisation’ of F1 • Formula One Group gets new HQ
In the round-up • Rosberg predicts fitness could prove vital • Verstappen to adopt ‘VER’ designation from this season • Pirelli to dampen track on final day
New Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas says he is ready to start fighting for wins in his first year with the reigning world champions.
Lewis Hamilton suggested that he is not missing former rival Nico Rosberg as he looks ahead to his first season at Mercedes alongside Valtteri Bottas.