Bahrain March testing (2021)
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Lance Stroll says new Aston Martin Formula 1 teammate Sebastian Vettel is “very wise” with his feedback after their first test session together in Bahrain last week.
Red Bull has labelled last weekend's pre-season Formula 1 test as the best it has ever had, but it still thinks rival Mercedes has more "up its sleeve".
Mercedes says it has its "work cut out" for the new Formula 1 season after its testing data showed it is not as quick as Red Bull over race runs.
Formula 1 teams have been spotted using an innovative Italian 'gun' in testing in what could be the latest move to get on top of the new 2021 tyres.
Kimi Raikkonen explained his run-in with "pissed off" Carlos Sainz at the end of Formula 1 testing in Bahrain, saying he had "zero idea" where the Ferrari was.
Red Bull may have come away from Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain as the ‘winner’, but its sister team AlphaTauri also turned heads with its final day performance.
McLaren is surprised no other Formula 1 team adopted its clever diffuser design, but doesn’t think it will take long for rivals to copy it.
With Formula 1 pre-season testing drawing to a close there is one clear winner in Red Bull, while title rivals Mercedes has plenty of work to do after a surprising few days. But after crunching the numbers, the full story is revealed...
Mattia Binotto believes Ferrari's straight-line speed is "not any more a disadvantage" after giving its new Formula 1 power unit a first extended run-out in testing this week.
Valtteri Bottas says the rear end of Mercedes’ new Formula 1 car for 2021 is proving to be “quite snappy and unforgiving” through pre-season testing in Bahrain.
Join us as we delve into the latest technical developments from the third day of pre-season testing in Bahrain courtesy of Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images.
Max Verstappen says the three days of Formula 1 winter testing in Bahrain have "definitely" been his best with Red Bull, but offer no guarantees for the new season.
Sebastian Vettel feels he is lacking "100 laps" of mileage at the wheel of his Aston Martin Formula 1 car after the conclusion of the pre-season test in Bahrain.
Max Verstappen is refusing to read into Mercedes' struggles through Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain, saying Red Bull is not the favourite heading into the opening race.
Kimi Raikkonen feels that Ferrari has made progress with its Formula 1 power unit over the winter, saying its engine is “in a better position” than it was in 2020.
Live text commentary on the third day of 2021 Formula 1 pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Lewis Hamilton says there is “no point getting worried” over Mercedes’ mileage after suffering setbacks on the first two days of Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain.
Formula 1’s new aero rules aimed to cut downforce have been a big challenge for teams this winter as they have thrown everything at trying to recover the losses.
The leaderboard at the end of F1's second day of pre-season testing had a familiar feel about it but, despite Mercedes topping the charts, it still has some catching up to do against teams that ran full race distances. Here's what the data shows...
Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas led the way on the second day of Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain, holding off AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly in a rapid afternoon session.
Nikita Mazepin says he “almost crashed” following Antonio Giovinazzi on-track on Saturday in Bahrain as he tested how much downforce is lost when driving behind other Formula 1 cars.
McLaren's Daniel Ricciardo has set the fastest time on the second morning of Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain, as Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes lost more precious mileage due to a spin.
Live text commentary on the second day of 2021 Formula 1 pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Red Bull logged the most laps and topped the timesheets after the first day of Formula 1's Bahrain pre-season test as Mercedes had a disappointing start. Drawing early conclusions is always a dangerous game, but plenty of insight can still be gleaned...
Sergio Perez and Carlos Sainz are the first Formula 1 drivers to reveal they have accepted Bahrain's offer to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.
Mercedes has revealed the trick floor that it wanted to stay hidden from other teams before the start of Formula 1 testing.
Sebastian Vettel says he enjoyed his first morning test in Aston Martin's Formula 1 car but vowed there is "more to come" as tricky conditions in Bahrain made it difficult to acclimatise to his new car.
Mercedes has revealed it is "quite a way behind" its Bahrain Formula 1 pre-season testing programme after suffering some setbacks through Friday's running.
Valtteri Bottas is hopeful Mercedes will be able to recover the mileage lost on the opening day of Formula 1 pre-season testing after suffering some setbacks in Bahrain.
Red Bull's Max Verstappen has topped the first day of Formula 1 pre-season testing in Bahrain, as Mercedes' 2021 campaign got off to a low-key start.
Mercedes Formula 1 chief Toto Wolff says the team’s early gearbox issue on the opening day of pre-season testing “came out of nowhere” and yet to be fully understood.
McLaren's Daniel Ricciardo led the way in the first test session of the 2021 Formula 1 season, as Ferrari's Charles Leclerc caused a late red flag in Bahrain.
Mercedes suffered an early setback in the opening session of the Bahrain Formula 1 pre-season test after being forced into a gearbox change in the first hour.
Live text commentary on the first day of 2021 Formula 1 pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Formula 1 teams will be on-track together the first time in 2021 this week with the start of pre-season testing in Bahrain. Find out which driver is testing when during the three-day test.
The Haas Formula 1 team has finally been able to fire-up the Ferrari engine in its new 2021 car on Wednesday, ahead of pre-season testing in Bahrain.
Formula 1 pre-season testing is almost here and it will provide a short and sharp blast of action in Bahrain as preparation for the 2021 season. From closely-guarded car parts to new faces, names and looks, all will be revealed over three days. Here’s what to watch out for.