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Haas livery revealed February 7
Toro Rosso launched February 11
Williams livery revealed February 11
Renault launched February 12
Mercedes launched February 13
Red Bull launched February 13
Racing Point launched February 13
McLaren launched February 14
Ferrari launched February 15
Alfa Romeo launched February 18
First pre-season test February 18 - 21
Second pre-season test February 26 - March 1
Abu Dhabi / 25 Nov
Pos Driver Team
1 Hamilton Mercedes
2 Vettel Ferrari
3 Verstappen Red Bull/Renault
4 Ricciardo Red Bull/Renault
5 Bottas Mercedes
6 Sainz Renault
7 Leclerc Sauber/Ferrari
8 Perez Force India/Mercedes
9 Grosjean Haas/Ferrari
10 Magnussen Haas/Ferrari
Standings / After 21 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 408
2 Sebastian Vettel 320
3 Kimi Raikkonen 251
4 Max Verstappen 249
5 Valtteri Bottas 247
6 Daniel Ricciardo 170
7 Nico Hulkenberg 69
8 Sergio Perez 62
9 Kevin Magnussen 56
10 Carlos Sainz 53
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