Daniel Ricciardo expects to see Williams and Ferrari battling with Red Bull for a spot on the Melbourne podium after a mixed winter of testing
McLaren is expecting to have a difficult start to the 2015 season but maintains that the new MP4-30 has “huge potential”
McLaren-Honda ends pre-season testing with just 380 laps under its belt over 12 days – an average of just 32 laps per day.
Sergio Perez believes Force India will lack race pace in the opening two Formula 1 rounds but is confident in the direction the team is moving
Sergio Perez says Force India will be learning on the job at the Australian Grand Prix but feels confident the team knows the areas it needs to improve on the VJM08
Nico Rosberg’s confidence has been boosted by setting the fastest time of the winter testing at the Circuit de Catalunya
Though he dismisses Mercedes as having a big advantage, Sebastian Vettel is confident Ferrari has the pace to battle Williams and Red Bull
A bullish Nico Rosberg has no doubts Mercedes will be ready to “nail it” at the Australian Grand Prix, after ending pre-season Formula 1 testing full of confidence
Pastor Maldonado’s crash in Sunday’s Barcelona Formula 1 test was caused by a brake problem rather than any form of driver error, says Lotus
Nico Rosberg focuses on set-up work on the medium tyres, but remains the quickest driver of all as F1 pre-season testing comes to a conclusion.
Timesheet topper Valtteri Bottas says he is satisfied with pre-season testing while praising the Williams FW37′s reliability
The final day of winter testing in 2015 has started. Felipe Nasr is the first to leave the pits, followed by Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas.
Valtteri Bottas put Williams top on the final day of winter testing in Barcelona as the size of the gap between Mercedes and the chasing pack became clearer
Valtteri Bottas set the fastest time of the day as winter testing draw to a close in Barcelona today, the Williams driver finishing four tenths of a second clear of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel as testing pacesetters Mercedes spent the day running on medium and hard tyres. Bottas’ best time came two and three quarter hours into […]
Valtteri Bottas’s morning run on the super-soft tyres was enough to ensure Williams ended the final session of pre-season testing on top, as McLaren endured another difficult day
Valtteri Bottas brings F1 pre-season testing to a close with the fastest time of the day, ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Felipe Nasr.
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 6pm [Final]
Valtteri Bottas signed off the 2015 pre-season in style by going fastest for Williams on the final day of testing at Barcelona on Sunday. The Finn hit the front early and was never deposed, as a qualifying simulation on Pirelli’s supersoft tyre yielded a 1m 23.063s – which left him almost half a second clear of the chasing pack
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 5pm
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 4pm
Lotus technical director Nick Chester says the team is surprised how few teething problems it discovered with its new Mercedes power unit this winter
Maurizio Arrivabene puts his desire to see F1 engage with its audience better into practice by sitting with them in the stands during testing.
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 3pm
Williams driver Valtteri Bottas topped the final morning of Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona, as McLaren only managed two laps
Valtteri Bottas sets the morning pace for Williams on the final day of F1 testing, but there are more problems for Red Bull and McLaren.
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 1pm
Force India is in discussions with Bernie Ecclestone over financial support, but deputy team principal Bob Fernley insists it will compete in Formula 1′s season-opening Australian Grand Prix
Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene says he tried to provoke F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone into making changes by watching testing from the grandstands in Barcelona
McLaren’s new Formula 1 chassis definitely addresses the weaknesses of last year’s car, reckons Kevin Magnussen
Kevin Magnussen admits it would be difficult to be called up to replace Fernando Alonso in Australia, but he is prepared nonetheless.
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 12pm
Kevin Magnussen says he would not feel fully prepared to race for McLaren in Australia if Fernando Alonso is declared unfit for the season opener
The final day of winter testing in 2015 has started. Felipe Nasr is the first to leave the pits, followed by Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas.
Maurizio Arrivabene shows he is true to his word that F1 needs to engage with fans more, but engaging with them himself during pre-season testing…
Full testing times from the third and final F1 test of the 2015 pre-season from the Circuit de Catalunya – Sunday 11am
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has decided to stick with his permanent #44 race number for his title defence this year, because #1 is “irrelevant” to him
Eric Boullier thinks McLaren may not reach full potential until the first European race of the season as it adjusts to life with Honda power
Kimi Raikkonen says he will wait until Melbourne to see how the Ferrari SF15-T compares to its Formula 1 rivals
Eric Boullier admits McLaren is destined to have a difficult start to the 2015 Formula 1 season, but has targeted the Spanish Grand Prix in May for progress
Williams ended the penultimate day of testing early happy with its reliability and having ticked off its programme in Barcelona
Ferrari technical director James Allison says Ferrari is confident it is going to the first race with a “well-mannered car” after Kimi Raikkonen completed a race simulation on the penultimate day of testing
Daniel Ricciardo remains unfazed by the Mercedes pace and says the Red Bull team focused on high fuel runs in the RB11
Felipe Massa feels ready for the opening round of the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship as he completes another quick and reliable day for Williams
Nico Hulkenberg is surprised by how well Force India has started its delayed pre-season but says the team needs to make sure it does not get carried away with lofty ambitions
Nico Hulkenberg: If I was to race in this car tomorrow, I think I would be confident. I feel happy and comfortable…
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes is trying to understand why he and team-mate Nico Rosberg have felt uncomfortable in their car over the past two days of Formula 1 pre-season testing
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes is trying to understand why he and team-mate Nico Rosberg have felt uncomfortable in their car over the past two days of Formula 1 pre-season testing
Lewis Hamilton has no interest in which team will be Mercedes’ closest rival at the first race and will not be combing through the lap times of his rivals’ to see who looks quick
Kevin Magnussen hints he may race elsewhere in 2015 after being overlooked by McLaren, though he remains convinced his F1 future is with the team
Kevin Magnussen thinks McLaren has made a big step forward with its 2015 challenger despite seeing his first day behind the wheel last for just 39 laps in Barcelona.