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Alonso to stay in hospital overnight after suffering concussion in testing crash 22nd February 2015, 19:01

Fernando Alonso will spend the night in hospital following his testing accident today as a precaution, McLaren has confirmed.

“I was sleeping a bit” – Vettel explains his spin 21st February 2015, 20:09

Sebastian Vettel accepted the blame for his spin at the beginning of today’s test session, saying he was “sleeping”.

McLaren suffer repeat of MGU-K failure with new part

The revised MGU-K seal McLaren introduced at today’s test suffered a repeat failure, the team has confirmed.

Rosberg’s back trouble due to seating position 20th February 2015, 18:49

Nico Rosberg says his seating position in Mercedes’ new W06 is to blame for the back problems he has experienced in the car.

Alonso and McLaren face limited running on Friday 19th February 2015, 18:45

A shortage of new parts means McLaren expect to face a repeat of today’s problem in the second day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya tomorrow.

Red Bull “on the pace” despite ongoing problems

Red Bull are pleased with the pace shown by their new car despite continuing problems limiting Daniel Ricciardo to 59 laps during today’s test at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Fault ends McLaren’s fifth test day after 21 laps

McLaren’s participation in the fifth day of F1 testing at the Circuit de Catalunya came to an end within four hours due to a technical problem.

Unwell Hamilton replaced by Wehrlein at test

An unwell Lewis Hamilton has stood down from today’s test at the Circuit de Catalunya, leading Mercedes to call up test driver Pascal Wehrlein.

Wehrlein gets three test chances with Force India 18th February 2015, 10:06

Mercedes reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein will test for Force India on three occasions this year beginning with this week’s test at Barcelona.

Palmer to get his first run in new Lotus at Barcelona

New Lotus test driver Jolyon Palmer will have his first run in the team’s 2015 car in this week’s test at the Circuit de Catalunya.