Barcelona February testing (2019)
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The first 2019 pre-season Formula 1 test at Barcelona provided our maiden opportunity to see the new cars on track, and view the solutions the teams have made for this year’s aerodynamic rule tweaks.
Toro Rosso technical director Jody Egginton has hailed Honda’s first week of Formula 1 pre-season testing as “fantastic”.
Valtteri Bottas says Mercedes needs an upgrade to completely solve the handling issues that dogged the first run of its new 2019 Formula 1 challenger at Barcelona in Spain this week.
At the halfway point of 2019 Formula 1 pre-season testing, the early talking points for the year ahead have already emerged.
Giorgio Piola and Motorsport Images bring you the Formula 1 technical images from the fourth and final day of the first week of testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Pirelli’s estimated differences between its 2019 Formula 1 tyres suggest Ferrari ended the first test with an advantage of half a second.
Mercedes made good on its promise to finally show some pace on the final day of the opening Formula 1 test of 2019, proving it had been holding back on the first three days.
Renault Formula 1 driver Nico Hulkenberg snatched the fastest time of the first week of 2019 pre-season testing in Barcelona on the final day.
Red Bull says it had its best ever pre-season test, on the back of its encouraging start with new engine partner Honda.
Hopes are high that Red Bull-Honda will join Ferrari and Mercedes in the 2019 Formula 1 title battle.
Claire Williams insists her Formula 1 team is not in "crisis mode" after its delayed start to testing, but says changes will need to be made to ensure there are no repeat problems in the future.
The 2019 Williams Formula 1 car finally hit the track at Barcelona on Wednesday afternoon, having missed two and a half days of the eight of pre-season testing.
Formula 1 champion team Mercedes has spent testing so far near the bottom of the Barcelona timesheets. What's the story?
Giorgio Piola and Motorsport Images bring you the Formula 1 technical images available from the third day of testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Haas team boss Gunther Steiner says his team must fix the "little gremlins" after suffering electrical trouble three times on the third day of Formula 1 pre-season testing in Barcelona.
Max Verstappen says he is “very happy” with how Red Bull and Honda have started working together in Formula 1, describing it as “very focused and calm”.