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Ranking the teams after F1 pre-season testing

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Formula 1 testing has looked par for the course at first glance - but adjusting laptime data for tyre compounds and fuel makes for an order that, if replicated in Australia, would sent shockwaves through the paddock.

There will be plenty of people out there who will disagree with this analysis of the competitive order based on pre-season testing. And I hope I am wrong.

To make any sense out of these two pre-season tests is pretty difficult. But over the days a trend emerges, and that trend points to Mercedes having once again done an exceptional job.

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Series Formula 1
Event Barcelona March testing
Track Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
Teams Haas F1 Team , Ferrari , Mercedes , Williams , Renault F1 Team , McLaren , Toro Rosso , Force India , Sauber
Article type Analysis
Topic Motorsport.com's Prime content