Alignment of pilots for the first batch of tests of the pre-season of F1

Mercedes y Ferrari con ventajaAlready are showing some cars, some computers will use its presence at the Barcelona circuit, to make their live performances. Others have chosen to do so online. Although some, like Mercedes and Williams have already filmed in a filming day in Silverstone or a Ferrari will do it tomorrow in Barcelona, not all have been able to test their cars before the tests that start this Monday 22 and that we will continue to see the first impressions.

In this first batch, the teams will focus their work in to check that everything works properly, and to fix the first problems that arise, in addition to collecting data for future developments or corrections of their designs. On the other hand will also be able to check the correlation of the tests performed on the test bench for the engine and the wind tunnel and CFD for the aerodynamics, since they do not always coincide and it is necessary a feedback to improve these simulation systems.

GP de España recta principalspecial attention will Be given to Haas F1, which is new to this and to McLaren-Honda, which will have a thousand eyes over the work that they do after all the rumors that have emerged in the last few hours. In addition, the viewers need to see whether you have really taken a step forward and if they are in a position to be competitive. But what is certain is that of all this we find out very soon, as the sound of engines and equipment have been given to know the alignments of these first four days of testing.

it should Be noted that it is known to all but McLaren, which has only been made known to the pilot that played on the first day of testing. I hope this is not because you anticipate they are going to have another pre-season is boring as of the past year and do not want to “disturb” your pilot star…

Monday, 22 Marches 23 Wednesday, 24 Thursday, 25
Mercedes Hamilton Rosberg Hamilton Rosberg
Ferrari Vettel Vettel Räikkönen Räikkönen
Williams Bottas Bottas Massa Massa
Red Bull Ricciardo Ricciardo Kvyat Kvyat
Force India Celis Perez Hülkenberg Celis
Renault Palmer Palmer Magnussen Magnussen
Toro Rosso Sainz Verstappen Sainz Verstappen
Sauber Ericsson Ericsson Nasr Nasr
McLaren Button
Manor Wehrlein Werhlein Haryanto Haryanto
Haas F1 Grosjean Gutierrez Grosjean Gutierrez