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Posted on Saturday, November 2, 2013

Vettel quickest in final practice in Abu Dhabi

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time during final practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Vettel's time of 1:41.349 was 0.222s faster than team-mate Mark Webber Lewis Hamilton was third, ahead of Nico Rosberg in fourth, with Romain Grosjean in fifth. Jenson Button set the sixth fastest time, with Sauber's Nico Hulkenberg and Esteban Gutierrez in seventh and eighth. Kimi Raikkonen and Jean-Eric Vergne rounded out the top 10. It was another difficult session for Ferrari as Fernando Alonso set only the 11th quickest time, […]

Posted on Monday, February 4, 2013

Jerez test line-up

The first pre-season test begins at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in Southern Spain on Tuesday morning. The test lasts for four days and features all eleven teams. Every team bar Williams will run their 2013 car, although they will unveil their 2013 livery. Caterham and Marussia will also unveil their CT03 and MR-02 in the pit lane on Tuesday morning.   Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Red Bull Webber Webber Vettel Vettel Ferrari Massa Massa Massa De La Rosa McLaren Button Perez Button Perez […]

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2013

Marussia to reveal MR-02 on Tuesday

Marussia will unveil their 2013 challenger prior to the start of pre-season testing on Tuesday. The MR-02, set to be raced by Max Chilton and a yet to be named second driver, will be shown off for the first time in public in the pit lane in Jerez at 7.15 GMT. The car will then take to the track in the hands of rookie Chilton. Caterham will also be unveiling their 2013 car, the CT03, on Tuesday.

Posted on Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Glock back in game after season slump

Still at the back of the grid, Timo Glock is nonetheless heading towards the middle of the 2012 season in a better mood. Earlier this year, still struggling for the third consecutive year to pull Marussia from the back of the pack, the highly rated German appeared out of sorts. He was at war with his Cosworth-powered car, and being genuinely outpaced by his rookie teammate Charles Pic. "It was oversteering brutally," Glock told Auto Motor und Sport, "and after only a few laps the […]

Posted on Monday, March 5, 2012

HRT unveils 2012 challenger

HRT has become the final team to unveil their car ahead of the 2012 season, which begins in under two weeks time in Australia. The car features a step-nose and is typically devoid of sponsors. HRT will be hoping to beat Marussia for a third season; the Yorkshire-based team unveiled their MR-01 earlier today. The F112 will be raced by Pedro de La Rosa and Narain Karthikeyan.