18 March


PRE-SEASON TEST #2, BARCELONA – DAY TWO


Wednesday 8 March 2017
Driver: Max Verstappen
Car: RB13
Laps: 102
Best time: 1:20.432
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: V. Bottas (1:19.310)
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10 March


PRE-SEASON TEST #2, BARCELONA – DAY FOUR


Friday 10 March 2017

Driver: Max Verstappen
Car: RB13
Laps: 71
Best time: 1:19.438
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: K. Raikkonen (1:18.634)
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2017 Pre-Season Test 2, Day 4


10 March 2017
F1: Pre-Season Testing

Silver Arrows wrap up pre-season testing with monster mileage
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Barcelona Test Two – Day Four


10/03/17

Driver: Lance Stroll
Chassis / Engine: FW40-02 / Mercedes-AMG F1 M08 EQ Power+
Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, 4.655km
Weather: Warm and Dry
Maximum air & track temps: 24ºC / 32ºC
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Test two in Barcelona – Day four


10.03.2017
The Sauber F1 Team had a challenging last day of pre-season testing on the Circuit de Catalunya – with a last minute change regarding the planned programme for Pascal Wehrlein, who had to concentrate on aero tests for the coming races in the afternoon. Marcus Ericsson worked through the planned programme mainly focusing on short runs with supersoft and ultrasoft tyres. The Swede was able to complete 59 laps overall in the morning, the German was running 42 laps in total in the afternoon.
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BARCELONA TEST 02 – DAY 4


Friday, 10 March 2017

Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya, 4.655 kms
Car: STR12
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Barcelona Test Report, 10 March 2017


Sahara Force India brought pre-season testing to an end as it completed a strong 128 laps with Sergio Perez in Barcelona.

Chassis: VJM10-02
Laps: 128 laps
Mileage: 596km
Best lap: 1:20.116 (P7)
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09 March


Barcelona Test Report, 9 March 2017


Sahara Force India and Esteban Ocon made the most of good conditions in Barcelona to complete a very ambitious testing programme.

Chassis: VJM10-02
Laps: 137 laps
Mileage: 638km
Best lap: 1:20.161 (P3)
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Barcelona Test Two – Day Three


09/03/17
Driver: Lance Stroll / Felipe Massa
Chassis / Engine: FW40-02 / Mercedes-AMG F1 M08 EQ Power+
Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, 4.655km
Weather: Warm and Dry
Maximum air & track temps: 21ºC / 27ºC
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PRE-SEASON TEST #2, BARCELONA – DAY THREE


Thursday 9 March 2017

Driver: Daniel Ricciardo
Car: RB13
Laps: 128
Best time: 1:20.824
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: S. Vettel (1:19.024)
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2017 Pre-Season Test 2, Day 3


09 March 2017
F1: Pre-Season Testing
Silver Arrows close in on 1,000 lap mark in Barcelona
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Test two in Barcelona – Day three


09.03.2017
The Sauber F1 Team had another productive day of testing on the Circuit de Catalunya. Both drivers worked through the planned, intensive programme with Markus Ericsson on long runs in the morning and Pascal Wehrlein on short runs during the afternoon session. The Swede was able to complete 88 laps overall, the German was running 44 laps in total.
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BARCELONA TEST 02 – DAY 3


Thursday, 9 March 2017
Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya, 4.655 kms
Car: STR12
Driver: Daniil Kvyat
Laps: 94
Best time: 1:20.416
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08 March


Barcelona Test Two – Day Two


08/03/17

Driver: Felipe Massa / Lance Stroll
Chassis / Engine: FW40-02 / Mercedes-AMG F1 M08 EQ Power+
Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, 4.655km
Weather: Warm and Dry
Maximum air & track temps: 27ºC / 22ºC
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Barcelona Test Report, 8 March 2017


Sahara Force India hit a century as Sergio Perez continued the team’s development plan in Barcelona.

Chassis: VJM10-02
Laps: 100 laps
Mileage: 466km
Best lap: 1:21.297 (P8)
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2017 Pre-Season Test 2, Day 2


08 March 2017
F1: Pre-Season Testing
Silver Arrows shoot just shy of 150 lap mark on productive day in Barcelona
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Test two in Barcelona – Day two


08.03.2017
The Sauber F1 Team had a positive second day of testing with an intensive programme for both Pascal Wehrlein and Marcus Ericsson. The German was able to complete 59 laps in the morning session after which the Swede took over the Sauber C36-Ferrari again for the afternoon test – running 47 laps in total.
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BARCELONA TEST 02 – DAY 2


Wednesday, 8 March 2017
Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya, 4.655 kms
Car: STR12
Driver: Carlos Sainz
Laps: 92
Best time: 1:21.872
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07 March


Barcelona Test Two – Day One


07/03/17
Driver: Felipe Massa
Chassis / Engine: FW40-01 / Mercedes-AMG F1 M08 EQ Power+
Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, 4.655km
Weather: Warm and Dry
Maximum air & track temps: 20ºC / 26ºC
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Barcelona Test Report, 7 March 2017


Sahara Force India completed a very busy day as testing resumed at the Circuit de Catalunya. Esteban Ocon covered more than two race distances, clocking 142 laps before the chequered flag.

Chassis: VJM10-02
Laps: 142 laps
Mileage: 661km
Best lap: 1:21.347 (P6) [Read More!]
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BARCELONA TEST 02 – DAY 1


Tuesday, 7 March 2017
Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya, 4.655 kms
Car: STR12
Driver: Daniil Kvyat
Laps: 83
Best time: 1:21.743 [Read More!]
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PRE-SEASON TEST #2, BARCELONA – DAY ONE


Tuesday 7 March 2017

Driver: Daniel Ricciardo
Car: RB13
Laps: 89
Best time: 1:19.900
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: F. Massa (1:19.726) [Read More!]
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Test two in Barcelona – Day one


07.03.2017
It was a challenging first day in the second week of testing for the Sauber F1 Team on the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona. Pascal Wehrlein was able to get a first impression of the new car while completing 47 laps in the morning. As planned, Marcus Ericsson took over the Sauber C36-Ferrari from Pascal Wehrlein for the afternoon session – running 53 laps in total. [Read More!]
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2017 Pre-Season Test 2, Day 1


07 March 2017
F1: Pre-Season Testing
Silver Arrows cruise past 130 lap mark as testing resumes in Barcelona

Date: Tuesday 7 March 2017
Driver: Lewis Hamilton (AM), Valtteri Bottas (PM)
Circuit: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
Circuit Length: 4.655 km
Laps Completed: Lewis 49, Valtteri 86, Total 135
Distance Covered: Lewis 228km, Valtteri 400km, Total 628 km
Best Lap Time: Lewis 1:20.456, Valtteri 1:20.924 [Read More!]
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02 March


PRE-SEASON TEST #1, BARCELONA – DAY FOUR


Thursday 2 March 2017
Driver: Max Verstappen
Car: RB13
Laps: 85
Best time: 1:21.769
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: K. Räikkönen (1:20.872)
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Test one in Barcelona – Day four


02.03.2017
During the final test day, the Sauber F1 Team was able to work through another extensive programme. Day four of test one was dedicated to wet tyre testing in the morning and again in the afternoon session with Antonio Giovinazzi behind the wheel of the Sauber C36-Ferrari. Besides testing the wet and intermediate tyres, the soft and ultrasoft tyres were also used once the track dried. In total, the Italian ran 84 laps.
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Statement from Williams


02/03/2017
Following a thorough inspection overnight some damage to the FW40 chassis was discovered and therefore, on safety grounds, the team will not run the car today. A second chassis will be prepared at track this afternoon, as originally planned, with the team aiming to be back on track for the second test next week starting on Tuesday 7 March.

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01 March


2017 Pre-Season Test, Day Three


1 March 2017
Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hülkenberg were both on duty today in the R.S.17 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Jolyon drove the morning session, completing 51 laps with a best time of 1min 21.396secs, the then third-fastest time. Nico drove in the afternoon, completing 42 laps with a best lap time of 1min 21.791secs, the fifth fastest of the day. Both drivers will be in action again tomorrow.
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2017 BARCELONA FIRST TEST - DAY THREE


Testing, Barcelona | 01/03/2017
“A BOOST AFTER A TRICKY COUPLE OF DAYS”

Driver Fernando Alonso
Location Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (4.655km/2.892 miles)
Laps/km/miles 72/335km/208miles
Best lap-time 1m22.598s [Read More!]
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Barcelona Test One – Day Three


01/03/2017
Driver: Lance Stroll
Chassis / Engine: FW40-01 / Mercedes-AMG F1 M08 EQ Power+
Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, 4.655km
Weather: Warm and Dry
Maximum air & track temps: 20ºC / 28ºC
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Barcelona Test Report, 1 March 2017


Sahara Force India test driver, Alfonso Celis, had a solid day behind the wheel of the VJM10 as the team continued its development plan ahead of the new season.

Chassis: VJM10-02
Laps: 71 laps
Mileage: 331km
Best lap: 1:23.568 (P12)
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2017 Pre-Season Test 1, Day 3


01 March 2017 F1: Pre-Season Testing
Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton rack up the mileage as W08 hits the 170 lap mark

Date: Wednesday 1 March 2017
Driver: Valtteri Bottas (AM), Lewis Hamilton (PM)
Circuit: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
Circuit Length: 4.655 km
Laps Completed: Valtteri 75, Lewis 95, Total 170
Distance Covered: Valtteri 349km, Lewis 442km, Total 791 km
Best Lap Time: Valtteri 1:19.705, Lewis 1:22.090 [Read More!]
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PRE-SEASON TEST #1, BARCELONA – DAY THREE


Wednesday 01 March 2017

Driver: Daniel Ricciardo
Car: RB13
Laps: 70
Best time: 1:21.153
Circuit length: 4.655km
Fastest Lap: V. Bottas (1:19.705) [Read More!]
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Test one in Barcelona – Day three


01.03.2017
The Sauber F1 Team had a positive third day of testing with an intensive programme for Marcus Ericsson. The Swede was able to complete 126 laps overall – making him the second busiest driver in terms of the amount of laps today. The Sauber F1 Team continued its extensive analysis of the Sauber C36-Ferrari by continuing with aero tests, set-up work and comparing different tyre compounds as well as focusing on short and long runs. [Read More!]
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BARCELONA TEST 01 – DAY 3


Wednesday, 1 March 2017
Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya
Car: STR12

Morning session
Driver: Daniil Kvyat
Laps: 31
Best time: 1:23.952
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