Lotus: We’re certainly running with the leading group

Kimi Raikkonen (FIN) Lotus E21.
Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean enjoyed successful 2013 season debuts in the E21 during the first day of the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park. Kimi ended the second of two afternoon sessions with the fourth fastest time, whilst Romain was fifth quickest. The team evaluated a new front wing and floor

Marussia: We’re very pleased with our opening da

Jules Bianchi Marussia MR02
The Marussia F1 Team got straight into its stride on the opening day of action at the Australian Grand Prix, completing two positive Free Practice sessions at the Albert Park Circuit. The Team’s new recruits Max Chilton and Jules Bianchi did a stellar job on their first time out at the track, putting their

Marussia: We’re very pleased with our opening day

Jules Bianchi Marussia MR02
The Marussia F1 Team got straight into its stride on the opening day of action at the Australian Grand Prix, completing two positive Free Practice sessions at the Albert Park Circuit. The Team’s new recruits Max Chilton and Jules Bianchi did a stellar job on their first time out at the track, putting their

Force India: The cars are working well

Force India: The cars are working well
Sahara Force India enjoyed a positive start to the season as Adrian Sutil and Paul Di Resta completed their free practice programmes today in Albert Park. Paul Di Resta (VJM06/04) FP1: P13 1:28.910 18 laps FP2: P12 1:28.311 37 laps Paul: “It wasn’t the easiest of days because I had

Caterham: We definitely have work to do to get where we want to be

Giedo van der Garde goes farming in FP2
Caterham drivers report from the first day of practice for the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Round 1 of the 2013 Formula 1 world championship. Charles Pic: “For our first full day of running that was ok. We definitely have work to do to get where we

Williams: Spent the day comparing packages

Williams: Spent the day comparing packages
Williams team and drivers report from the first day of practice for the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Round 1 of the 2013 Formula 1 world championship. Mike Coughlan, Technical Director: We did some aero evaluations this morning comparing the two packages that we brought to Melbourne. We’ll be

Mercedes: We were able to get a good picture of the tyres

Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes AMG F1 W04
The 2013 Formula One season got underway today with Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton completing the first two practice sessions of the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park in Melbourne. Lewis and Nico completed a total of 89 laps during today’s two practice sessions The technical programme focused on basic

Red Bull: Overall it was a good day for u

Mark Webber (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB9.
Red Bull team and drivers report from the first day of practice for the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Round 1 of the 2013 Formula 1 world championship. Sebastian Vettel First Practice Session: Position: 1, Best Time: 1:27.211, Laps: 16 Second Practice Session: Position: 1, Best Time: 1:25.908,

Toro Rosso: Competition is very tight in our part of the grid

Toro Rosso: Competition is very tight in our part of the grid
Toro Rosso team and drivers report from the first day of practice for the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Round 1 of the 2013 Formula 1 world championship. Daniel Ricciardo (STR8-01) First Practice Session – Best lap: 1:30.969, pos. 18th, 19 laps Second