F1 WINTER TESTING BARCELONA 01

Circuit de Catalunya
19/02/2020 08:00 UTC

F1 WINTER TESTING BARCELONA 01

Circuit de Catalunya
19/02/2020 08:00 UTC

19/02/2020

TESTING: 09:00 - 18:00

20/02/2020

TESTING: 09:00 - 09:00

21/02/2020

TESTING: 09:00 - 09:00

After a short winter break lasting just over a couple of months, the Formula 1 cars will be fired up again for winter testing at the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit prior to the 2020 Formula 1 season.

The first three days of testing gives all ten teams taking part in the World Championship the opportunity to try their new cars for the first time, the main priority being reliability testing.

That involves the cars running with many sensors fitted to acquire as much data as possible and correlate that data with figures seen during winter simulation work: heat sensitive tape, Pitot tubes, flow-vis paint and rakes are all part of the teams’ armoury.

This first 2020 F1 test session runs from 19 to 21 February, from 9 in the morning to 6 at night.

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POSDRIVERPTS
1Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes AMG Petronas)256
2Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes AMG Petronas)179
3Max Verstappen (Aston Martin Red Bull Racing)162
4Daniel Ricciardo (Renault DP World)80
5Charles Leclerc (Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow)75
6Sergio Pérez (BWT Racing Point)74
7Lando Norris (McLaren)65
8Alexander Albon (Aston Martin Red Bull Racing)64
9Pierre Gasly (Scuderia AlphaTauri Honda)63
10Carlos Sainz Jr. (McLaren)59
11Lance Stroll (BWT Racing Point)57
12Esteban Ocon (Renault DP World)40
13Sebastian Vettel (Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow)18
14Daniil Kvyat (Scuderia AlphaTauri Honda)14
15Nico Hülkenberg (BWT Racing Point)10
16Antonio Giovinazzi (Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN)3
17Kimi Räikkönen (Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN)2
18Romain Grosjean (Haas F1 Team)2
19Kevin Magnussen (Haas F1 Team)1
20Nicholas Latifi (Williams Racing)0
21George Russell (Williams Racing)0
POSTEAMPTS
1Mercedes435
2Red Bull226
3Racing Point126
4McLaren124
5Renault120
6Ferrari93
7AlphaTauri77
8Alfa Romeo5
9Haas3
10Williams0