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Formula 1 Hulkenberg fastest then stops on track late on 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

Autosport Plus How F1 teams create a third of their performance F1's simpler 2019 front wings have received plenty of attention during the first week of pre-season testing, but the reduced impact of that part means teams' bargeboard arrangements are now a key area for aerodynamic gains

Formula 1 Video: How Mercedes, Ferrari, Red Bull compare Hopes are high that Red Bull will join Ferrari and Mercedes in the 2019 Formula 1 title battle

Formula 1 Renault 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

Formula 1 Red Bull says it's having its best ever pre-season Red Bull says it had its best ever pre-season Formula 1 test, amid its encouraging start with new engine partner Honda

Formula 1 Williams running 'compromised' car - Kubica Robert Kubica admits that the Williams Formula 1 team is testing its new FW42 car in a "compromised" condition this week at Barcelona

Autosport Plus Hamilton’s warning shot amid Mercedes’ quiet start Mercedes has usually shown its hand in testing with an ominous benchmark by now. It hadn't done so this year until Thursday morning, but Lewis Hamilton has already shown flashes off the track that should scare his rivals

Codemasters signs an esports partnership with Motorsport Network Dirt Rally 2.0 will be the first in a number of titles to be brought to competitive life through new deal

Who's in trouble behind Ferrari? Assessing the stories behind the times halfway through test one

What next for 'embarrassed' Williams? Williams has finally hit the track with its 2019 car, but it has challenges ahead

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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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Scott MitchellHamilton’s warning shot amid Mercedes’ quiet start Mercedes has usually shown its hand in testing with an ominous benchmark by now. It hadn't done so this year until Thursday morning, but Lewis Hamilton has already shown flashes off the track that should scare his rivals 1550707200 F1

Technical analysisHow F1 teams create a third of their performance F1's simpler 2019 front wings have received plenty of attention during the first week of pre-season testing, but the reduced impact of that part means teams' bargeboard arrangements are now a key area for aerodynamic gains 1550707200 F1

Alex KalinauckasHas FE created motorsport's best racing rules? The Mexico E-Prix produced one of the most memorable and exciting races in recent history. It also demonstrated why criticism of Formula E's race format and 'gimmick' rules is unfounded 1550620800 FE

Gary AndersonWhat the FW42 reveals about Williams's plight The 2019 Williams challenger finally hit the track after two and half days of Formula 1 testing had passed by. The new car looks basic compared to its rivals, but it has potential if the team makes the right developments 1550620800 F1

Gary AndersonRating the 2019 F1 grid from trackside With the first Formula 1 test of 2019 already heading rapidly for its conclusion, Gary Anderson headed trackside at Barcelona to see just what the new cars look like in full action 1550620800 F1

Scott MitchellHow Vettel exposed a key Ferrari culture shift Sebastian Vettel couldn't hide his delight after the end of a first day of F1 pre-season testing in which he was fastest and completed more laps than anyone. His enthusiasm suggests Ferrari's winter overhaul is already having a positive impact 1550534400 F1

Technical analysisExtreme vs conventional - 2019's wing design battleground How the teams dealt with the 2019 front wing rule changes was one of the biggest technical question marks heading into the new Formula 1 season - and the likely title rivals have taken very different approaches 1550534400 F1

Technical analysisToned down Alfa still looks like a midfield leader Certain elements of Alfa Romeo's new F1 car are less extreme than the version spotted in action last week, but the C38 seen in testing still has the hallmarks of a machine ready to help the team pick up where it left off at the end of last season 1550448000 F1

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