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Should Ferrari's rivals be worried?

From ESPN UK - posted 19/02/2019 21:02

Sebastian Vettel was two seconds faster than the quickest time on the opening day of testing last year, but should Ferrari's rivals be concerned?

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Vettel: Leclerc is a genuine title rival in 2019

From ESPN UK - posted 19/02/2019 19:23

Sebastian Vettel has no doubts new Ferrari teammate Charles Leclerc can immediately challenge for the Formula One world championship in 2019.

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Williams delays 2019 debut to third day

From ESPN UK - posted 19/02/2019 17:19

Williams has delayed its 2019 debut to Wednesday after confirming its new car is unlikely to be ready in time for the second day of this week's test at the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona.

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F1 testing: Leclerc fastest for Ferrari in Barcelona

From BBC F1 - posted 19/02/2019 17:11

Charles Leclerc puts Ferrari on top for the second day in a row at the start of pre-season testing in Spain.

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Leclerc tops second F1 test day as Gasly crashes

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 17:09

Leclerc, replacing Kimi Raikkonen in the team for 2019, set the fastest time of the day in the morning session.He logged a 1m18.247s on the C3 tyre, which narrowly missed out on his team-mate Sebastian Vettel’s 1m18.161s, which the latter also set on C3s after conducting all of Ferrari’s first day of running on Monday. While Leclerc’s first proper day in the Ferrari was a success ...

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Ferrari and McLaren at the top again on day two | 2019 F1 season

From F1 Fanatic - posted 19/02/2019 17:08

There was a familiar look to the top three at the end of the second day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya as Ferrari, McLaren and Haas led the way.

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Leclerc tops day two of F1 testing as Gasly crashes out

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 17:04

Ferrari impress once again as Charles Leclerc heads the timesheets on day two of testing in Barcelona.

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Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times - Tuesday FINAL

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 17:02

Current lap time results at 6pm on day two of the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona in Spain.

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New Racing Point site expands current base tenfold

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 16:17

The team recently purchased 27 acres of farmland that encompasses the current three-acre site where the team has been located since the summer of 1991, and its early days as Jordan Grand Prix.Construction will start after planning permission has been confirmed, with the front of the factory facing the Dadford Road that leads to the Silverstone Circuit's main gate.Land on the other side of ...

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Formula 1 Pre-Season Testing - Day 2 LIVE!

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 16:04

Crash.net's live coverage from day two of Formula 1's pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

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Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times - Tuesday 5pm

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 16:00

Current lap time results at 5pm on day two of the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona in Spain.

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Williams' car to arrive in Barcelona on Wednesday morning

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 15:50

The team's pre-season preparations have been hit by delays in the build process, which forced the team to not only cancel a planned shakedown but also miss the first two days of this week's first test.Following a mammoth effort at the team's Grove factory to get it finished, the team now plans to fly the car to Barcelona tonight.A team spokeswoman expected the car to arrive early on ...

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Delayed Williams 2019 F1 car to arrive at Barcelona in early hours

From Autosport - posted 19/02/2019 15:48 - Paywall

Williams's delayed 2019 Formula 1 car is due to arrive at Barcelona in the early hours of Wednesday morning, and the team hopes it will run that afternoon

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Williams' F1 car to arrive in Barcelona on Wednesday

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 15:47

Williams offers an update on its plans to get on-track with the new FW42 car.

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Williams unlikely to run until Wednesday afternoon | 2019 F1 season

From F1 Fanatic - posted 19/02/2019 15:37

Williams says its delayed new car for the 2019 F1 season is unlikely to run until tomorrow afternoon.

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Horner warns against painting ‘doomsday’ F1 Brexit scenario

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 15:33

Despite Toto Wolff's concerns of a "nightmare" no-deal Brexit scenario for Formula 1, Red Bull team boss Christian Horner feels it is hard to firmly assess things without clarity over the UK's withdrawal from the EU.

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Honda's compact 2019 F1 engine design has not hurt its performance

From Autosport - posted 19/02/2019 15:08 - Paywall

Honda says the performance of its 2019 Formula 1 engine has not been compromised by Red Bull's push for a more compact design

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Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times - Tuesday 4pm

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 15:01

Current lap time results at 4pm on day two of the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona in Spain.

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Ricciardo: Renault "in the ballpark" on long runs

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 14:50

Following Saturday’s filming day shakedown, Ricciardo drove the RS19 on Monday afternoon, taking over from teammate Nico Hulkenberg, and again on Tuesday morning.However, just over two hours into Tuesday's running, the upper rear wing element flew off on the pit straight and Ricciardo spun off at Turn 1, fortunately without making contact with the barriers.The incident cost the team a ...

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Ricciardo suspects more powerful DRS caused rear wing failure

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 14:36

Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo reckons a more powerful DRS caused his rear wing failure on the second day of F1 pre-season testing.

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Honda: Compact engine design has not hurt performance

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 14:24

Red Bull boss Christian Horner said on Monday that the installation of the Honda engine was the best his outfit had ever experienced, as he labelled the power unit a "thing of beauty".But while previous experience of an extreme compact design hurt Honda's progress in its first year with McLaren, the Japanese manufacturer is adamant that its new approach will not hurt its performance."I ...

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Wolff fears 'nightmare' Brexit will impact title fight

From ESPN UK - posted 19/02/2019 14:17

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff fears Brexit will be "the mother of all messes" and hurt the seven Formula One teams based in the U.K, strengthening Ferrari in the process.

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Why Williams deserves better than its current F1 plight

From ESPN UK - posted 19/02/2019 14:17

Williams faces a difficult start to the year after missing the first two days of testing, but it is a team used to fighting against the odds.

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Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times - Tuesday 3pm

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 14:01

Current lap time results at 3pm on day two of the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona in Spain.

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Pirelli: Track surface behind surprising F1 testing lap time gains

From Autosport - posted 19/02/2019 13:56 - Paywall

Tyre supplier Pirelli believes a better track surface is behind the impressive lap times 2019 Formula 1 cars have managed in Barcelona testing rather than any failure of new rules

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We’re moving: Message to JA on F1 readers

From James Allen on F1 - posted 19/02/2019 13:51

The JA on F1 blog is moving. After ten years in its current guise, the content and comments will all be migrated to the Motorsport.com platform. The migration will happen today February 19 and you can find the content and the community here on this link. You will be able to login with your account, […]

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Rear wing failure felt like DRS was stuck open – Ricciardo | 2019 F1 season

From F1 Fanatic - posted 19/02/2019 13:49

Daniel Ricciardo described the moment he suffered a high-speed rear wing failure on his Renault during testing this morning.

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Wolff: Ferrari making a ‘statement’ by backing Vettel

From Crash.net - posted 19/02/2019 13:38

Toto Wolff saysFerrari is making a "statement" by suggestingit will prioritise Sebastian Vettel over Charles Leclerc at the start of 2019.

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Bigger Ferrari changes would've been "madness" - Vettel

From Motorsport.com - posted 19/02/2019 13:15

Despite much improved performance from its F1 cars, Ferrari's two latest title challenges collapsed in the latter stages of those respective campaigns as Mercedes maintained its unbeaten streak in the hybrid era.This contributed to the departure of Ferrari team boss Maurizio Arrivabene in the off-season, with Mattia Binotto, who as tech chief oversaw the Scuderia's recent performance gains ...

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New F1 front wings for 2019 season look 'really ugly', says Vettel

From Autosport - posted 19/02/2019 13:11 - Paywall

Sebastian Vettel says the wider, simpler front wings that have been introduced for this season look "really ugly" and thinks Formula 1 has not learned from past mistakes

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