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Red Bull says it had its best ever pre-season test, on the back of its encouraging start with new engine partner Honda.
Claire Williams insists her Formula 1 team is not in "crisis mode" after its delayed start to testing, but says changes will need to be made to ensure there are no repeat problems in the future.
Williams’ new Formula 1 car has run for the first time at pre-season testing at Barcelona.
Lewis Hamilton has conceded that Ferrari looks 'very, very strong' right now, but he says it is not unusual for his Italian rival to hit the ground running in testing.
Lando Norris says McLaren’s 2019 car feels "completely different" to last year’s challenger, but says it is too early to think the outfit is ready to return to form.
Williams is hoping to finally be able to run its new Formula 1 car for the first time on Wednesday afternoon, with the FW42 due to arrive at the Barcelona track in the early hours of the morning.
Honda says the performance of its 2019 Formula 1 power unit has not been compromised by the push to deliver a more compact design for its Red Bull teams.
Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli reckons a better track surface, rather than a failure of the new rules, is the real reason behind the impressive laptimes being delivered by 2019 cars.
Red Bull is confident that it has not missed a trick with its front wing design this year, despite the radical solutions adopted by Ferrari and Alfa Romeo.
Williams’ lengthening delay in getting its new Formula 1 car on track at Barcelona this week has fuelled paddock speculation that technical chief Paddy Lowe’s long term future may now be in the balance.
Red Bull has hailed Honda’s new Formula 1 engine as a "thing of beauty" - claiming the Japanese manufacturer has delivered the best installation the team has ever had.
Pirelli's Formula 1 tyres will have a shiny new look in 2019 as the result of a new production method being used to help get rid of imperfections.
Renault has admitted that it is "concerned" by the lack of progress from Liberty Media over Formula 1’s 2021 rule changes.
Pirelli's former Formula 1 boss Paul Hembery says the sport should consider a future where 1500bhp cars help make the drivers "kings".
Williams will miss the start of Formula 1’s pre season testing on Monday with the build of its car still running late.
Daniel Ricciardo has admitted that the way Red Bull handled his collision with Max Verstappen in Baku last year played a part in his decision to leave the team for Renault.