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Video: The verdict on the first test of F1 2019 at Barcelona

At the halfway point of 2019 Formula 1 pre-season testing, the early talking points for the year ahead have already emerged
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Autosport

F1 cars now set to go faster than in 2018 despite aero rule changes

Formula 1 technical chiefs are now predicting that the 2019 cars will be faster than last year, despite the rule changes having originally been expected to slow them down
Tags: Sport, F1, Autosport

McLaren F1 team members treated after garage fire at Barcelona

Three McLaren Formula 1 team members have given medical treatment after a fire occurred in the squad's garage at the Barcelona circuit
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, McLaren Formula, Autosport

Ricciardo encouraged F1 car following may be improved in 2019

Daniel Ricciardo says the first 2019 pre-season test has offered a glimmer of hope that Formula 1's new aerodynamic rules could make it easier for drivers to follow other cars
Tags: Sport, F1, Daniel Ricciardo, Ricciardo, Autosport

Toro Rosso: Key to join McLaren as F1 technical boss after Melbourne

Toro Rosso has agreed to release James Key to take up his new position of McLaren technical director just after the start of the 2019 Formula 1 season
Tags: Sport, F1, Melbourne, Mclaren, Toro Rosso, James Key, Autosport

Red Bull's Gasly feels Honda F1 engine gains in week of 'good news'

Pierre Gasly says he can already feel the increase in performance from Honda's 2019 Formula 1 engine, after a week of "only good news" from pre-season testing for Red Bull
Tags: Sport, F1, Honda, Pierre Gasly, Autosport, Gasly

Boullier gets new F1 role with Paul Ricard French GP organisation

Former McLaren Formula 1 racing director Eric Boullier has joined the French Grand Prix organisation in a new role
Tags: Sport, F1, McLaren Formula, Eric Boullier, Paul Ricard, Autosport

Pirelli data hints at Ferrari's actual Formula 1 testing advantage

Pirelli's estimated differences between its 2019 Formula 1 tyres suggest Ferrari ended the first test with an advantage of half a second
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Pirelli, Autosport

Formula 1 testing summary - Renault fastest but Ferrari happiest

Renault's Nico Hulkenberg set the fastest time in the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Barcelona, but leading teams acknowledged that Ferrari is the early 2019 favourite
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Renault, Nico Hulkenberg, Autosport

Williams gets mileage boost with filming day run by Formula 1

The Williams Formula 1 team has the chance to make up some lost testing ground at Barcelona later on Friday when it takes part in a unique filming day
Tags: Barcelona, Williams, F1, Williams Formula

Video: How 2019 Formula 1 rules have made it harder for Mercedes

Mercedes had hinted that it would show its hand a little more at the end of week one of 2019 pre-season Formula 1 testing and duly stepped up its pace
Tags: Sport, F1, Mercedes, Autosport

Red Bull F1 team expects a more patient Max Verstappen in 2019

Red Bull expects a "far more mature" Max Verstappen to show greater "patience" in Formula 1 this season, according to its motorsport advisor Helmut Marko
Tags: Sport, F1, Red Bull, Max Verstappen, Autosport

Pirelli reveals performance gaps between 2019 Formula 1 tyre types

Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has revealed its first estimation of the performance gap between the five different compounds of tyres it is running in 2019
Tags: Sport, F1, Pirelli, Autosport

F1 testing: Renault's Hulkenberg fastest before breaking down

Nico Hulkenberg snatched the fastest time of Formula 1 testing on the final day in Barcelona, shortly before his Renault stopped on track with a disappointing number of laps completed
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Renault, Hulkenberg, Nico Hulkenberg, Autosport

Renault Formula 1 team has sympathy for Williams's problems

Renault's Formula 1 chassis chief Nick Chester says it is easy to sympathise with Williams's testing plight having "lived through" car builds and knowing how hard the process is
Tags: Sport, Williams, F1, Renault, Renault Formula, Nick Chester, Autosport

Red Bull says it's having best ever Formula 1 pre-season with Honda

Red Bull says it had its best ever pre-season Formula 1 test, amid its encouraging start with new engine partner Honda
Tags: Sport, F1, Red Bull, Honda, Autosport

Leclerc: Ferrari's F1 rivals are 'sandbagging' in testing

Charles Leclerc believes Ferrari's Formula 1 rivals have been "sandbagging" in pre-season testing at Barcelona
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport

Williams running 'compromised' 2019 F1 car in testing, says Kubica

Robert Kubica admits that the Williams Formula 1 team is testing its new FW42 car in a "compromised" condition this week at Barcelona
Tags: Sport, F1, Kubica, Robert Kubica, Williams Formula, Autosport

Bottas believes Ferrari is ahead of Mercedes so far in F1 testing

Valtteri Bottas believes Mercedes' main Formula 1 rival Ferrari seems to be "a bit ahead" based on pre-season testing so fa
Tags: F1, Ferrari, Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas, Bottas

F1 testing: Toro Rosso's Albon on top, Mercedes starts to show pace

Toro Rosso topped another session of Formula 1 testing at Barcelona with Alexander Albon fastest before lunch on day four, while Mercedes showed some speed for the first time
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Toro Rosso, Mercedes, Alexander Albon, Albon, Autosport

Claire Williams: F1 team is not in 'crisis' after testing delays

Claire Williams says her Formula 1 team is not in "crisis mode" after a delayed start to pre-season testing, but says changes will be made to prevent a repeat occurrence
Tags: Sport, F1, Claire Williams, Autosport

Video: Mercedes, Ferrari, Red Bull F1 2019 technical comparison

Hopes are high that Red Bull will join Ferrari and Mercedes in the 2019 Formula 1 title battle
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Mercedes, Autosport, Mercedes Ferrari Red Bull

Lewis Hamilton: Unfair to expect Charles Leclerc F1 title bid

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says it would be "unfair" to put the expectation of a title challenge on Charles Leclerc in his first season at Ferrari
Tags: Sport, Lewis Hamilton, F1, Charles Leclerc, Autosport

Austin's F1 GP faces financial hit after local government dispute

Austin faces a financial hit after the Texas state government refused to release the funds that it has paid the venue every year for Formula 1's United States Grand Prix
Tags: Texas, Sport, Austin, F1, Autosport

Video: What next for 'embarrassed' Williams Formula 1 team?

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
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Williams Formula

Haas Formula 1 team has 'little gremlins' to solve in testing

Haas team boss Gunther Steiner says his team must fix the "little gremlins" having suffered electrical trouble three times during the third day of Formula 1 testing at Barcelona
Tags: Sport, F1, Haas, Gunther Steiner, Haas Formula, Autosport

Toro Rosso's F1 test topping lap not 'balls out' - Daniil Kvyat

Toro Rosso-Honda driver Daniil Kvyat says his late table-topping lap on the third day of Barcelona Formula 1 testing was not "balls out"
Tags: Sport, F1, Toro Rosso, Daniil Kvyat, Barcelona Formula, Autosport, Toro Rosso Honda

Renault resolves DRS issue that broke its F1 car's wing in testing

Renault says the rear wing problem that caused Daniel Ricciardo's spin in Formula 1 testing this week has now been fixed
Tags: Sport, F1, Renault, Daniel Ricciardo, Autosport

Max Verstappen 'very happy' with how Red Bull-Honda is working

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"
Tags: Sport, F1, Honda, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Honda, Autosport

Formula 1: Drive to Survive Trailer Shows the Secrets of the Track

Formula 1: Drive to Survive trailer shows the secrets of the track The new trailer for the upcoming Netflix series Formula 1: Drive to Survive highlights all the stress and terror of driving a very fast car in a circle over and over again and (ideally) not crashing. You can check out the white-knuckle trailer in the player below! The series comes from the producer of Amy and Senna, and promises to go one step further into the world of Formula 1 as we meet the families, the teams and the driv...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, F1, Melbourne, Abu Dhabi, Amy, Senna, TV Trailers, Formula 1: Drive to Survive