Having lost Lewis Hamilton to Mercedes, McLaren have produced a more aggressive car for 2013 than their rivals but may start the season on the back foot.
Make your predictions for the season ahead by answering these 20 questions – and at the end of the year we’ll see how many we got right.
The loss of some of the sport’s longest-serving drivers means the combined experience of the F1 field is at a nine-year low, with five rookies on the 2013 grid.
Ferrari are playing catch-up with their wind tunnel and simulator but still believe they can compete for the championship this year.
Did Red Bull lose their way in the off-season, or were they quietly preparing for the development race ahead while giving nothing away?
With Lewis Hamilton’s big move to Mercedes and five new drivers arriving, the F1 field has had a shake-up this year. But who has the best squad?
Which of the three new F1 drivers for 2013 was allowed to race in F3 despite being under-age? And whose sponsor’s slogan is “The Joy of Welding”? Find out here.