Changes to the technical and design team under the Scuderia Toro Rosso banner showcased their first car today. Luca Furbatto and James Key were on hand with drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Eric Vergne for the unveiling of the STR8.
The Austrian billionaire did not even mention Finn Raikkonen as a contender
All Formula One teams except for Mercedes tested a new range of Pirelli tyres at the Silverstone circuit during the three-day Young Drivers Test.
Red Bull hopeful for the 2014 seat being vacated by Mark Webber, Daniel Ricciardo topped the timesheets for Toro Rosso at the end of the second day of the F1 Young Driver Test at Silverstone.
Preparing for the new era of Formula One is a key point made by Toro Rosso Team Principal, Franz Tost in today's launch of new 2013 challenger.
Ricciardo insists, the feeling about the new STR8 is "more positive".
Nancy Knapp Schilke, F1 correspondent