The Virgin Racing team will unveil its new car in London in February, the outfit announced on Friday.
Virgin said the new MVR-02 will be unveiled to the media in London on 7 February, meaning the team is set to run with its old car in the first testing session at Valencia.
Testing kicks off in Spain on 1 February.
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