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A selection of the latest Formula One news and blog posts.
Verstappen: Everything worked fine The Red Bull powered Honda hit the track for the first time in anger on the first day of preseason testing at Circuit de Catalunya, completing the second most laps on a hassle-free day, while clocking the fourth best time.
Raikkonen: The first feelings are very, very positive Although Alfa Romeo driver Kimi Raikkonen started off his season with a spin within five minutes of Formula 1 preseason testing beginning at Circuit de Catalunya. The veteran Finn recovered well to complete his day in the cockpit of C38 with 114 laps under his belt and the fifth fastest time of the day.
Williams delay prompts questions over Paddy Lowe's future Williams’ lengthening delay in getting its new Formula 1 car on track at Barcelona this week has fuelled paddock speculation that technical chief Paddy Lowe’s long term future may now be in the balance.
Sainz: A very good day for the team Carlos Sainz was so keen to be the first driver on track at Circuit de Catalunya he orchestrated the 'overtake' of the season so far when he swerved around Valtteri Bottas at the end of the pitlane to get out first.
Williams's 2019 F1 car delay prompts questions over Paddy Lowe future Williams's lengthening delay in getting its new Formula 1 car on track at Barcelona has fuelled paddock speculation that technical chief Paddy Lowe's long-term future may be in the balance.
New Mercedes feels 'quite a bit different' to '18 F1 car - Hamilton Lewis Hamilton say Mercedes' new W10 feels "quite a bit different" compared to the team's 2018 Formula 1 car after completing his first extensive running with it at Barcelona.
Wolff: Brexit is a major concern for us Brexit is a major concern for Formula 1 world champions Mercedes who fear the 'mother of all messes' could cause massive damage to Britain's motorsport industry while also playing into the hand of rivals Ferrari, team chief Toto Wolff said on Monday.
Raikkonen: Alfa Romeo has made a "big step" since last year Kimi Raikkonen described his first run in testing for Alfa Romeo as "very, very positive" and believes the team has made big gains during the off-season. Raikkonen had a chance to test the team's previous car at the end of last season and said they had clearly made progress since then.
Vettel: An unbelievable first day Ferrari's first day of Formula 1 preseason testing on Monday was close to perfection, a delighted Sebastian Vettel said after setting the fastest time and completing more laps than anyone else.
Raikkonen: Alfa Romeo F1 team has made 'big step' from 2018 Sauber Kimi Raikkonen reckons his Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team has made a "big step" from the Sauber he drove last year, after a "very positive" start to pre-season testing. Raikkonen has joined Alfa, which has taken over the title of Sauber's F1 entry, after five years with Ferrari.
Barcelona F1 testing spins make Grosjean query tyre blanket rules Romain Grosjean has questioned the decision to drop Formula 1 rear tyre blanket temperatures for 2019 after spinning off on an out-lap in testing at Barcelona. The Haas racer was one of several drivers to have moments in Monday's cold conditions, with Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel and Nico Hulkenberg also spinning.
Raikkonen: Alfa Romeo has made "big step" since 2018 Kimi Raikkonen reckons his Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team has made a “big step” from the Sauber he drove last year, after a “very positive” start to pre-season testing.
Sebastian Vettel: Ferrari driver sees team-mate Charles Leclerc as 'full rival' Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel says he sees new team-mate Charles Leclerc as a "full rival" this season.
Grosjean questions new tyre blanket rules after spin Romain Grosjean has questioned the decision to drop Formula 1 rear tyre blanket temperatures for 2019 after spinning off on an out lap during pre-season testing in Barcelona.
Wolff says no-deal Brexit would be a 'nightmare' for British-based F1 teams Mercedes chief Wolff insisted Brexit would hand Ferrari more power over his Brackley-based team. The UK will depart the European Union on March 29 and there is currently no deal in place. Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says a no-deal Brexit would not be good news for British-based F1 teams.
Sebastian Vettel impresses on opening day of F1 testing The German, bidding to bounce back from an error-prone campaign that enabled Lewis Hamilton to sew up the championship with two rounds to spare, was half-a-second quicker than anybody else.
McLaren 'has to be happy' with start to F1 testing - Sainz New McLaren signing Carlos Sainz Jr says the team has to be "proud" and "happy" after it began Formula 1 testing at Barcelona with second fastest time on day one. Former Renault driver Sainz put McLaren sixth in the early Monday session, conducting 56 laps.
Renault updates revealed on first day of testing Renault has brought a number of new parts to the first day of Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona, updating key areas from the launch specification of car unveiled last week.
F1 testing: Renault brings raft of new parts for RS19 to Barcelona Renault has brought a number of new parts to the first day of Formula 1 testing at Barcelona, updating key areas from the launch-specification car it unveiled last week. Images of the RS19 released last Tuesday indicated there was plenty of carryover from the previous year's car despite the introduction of new regulations for 2019.
Return of "ugly" front wings for 2019 F1 season puzzles Vettel - RaceFans Sebastian Vettel says he doesn't understand why Formula 1 has brought back full-width front wings. New rules introduced for the 2019 F1 season has forced teams to simplify their front wing designs in order to reduce the 'outwashing' effect which makes it harder for cars to follow each other closely.
Sparks Flew In This Spectacular 18-Car Nascar Crash The close racing in the Daytona 500 is notorious for leading to 'The Big One' and this year's race completely delivered.
Vettel: Unbelievable day "close to perfection" Sebastian Vettel has lauded his Ferrari Formula 1 team for an 'unbelievable' first day of pre-season testing that he said was 'very close to perfection'.
Ferrari's Vettel: first day of F1 testing was close to perfection Sebastian Vettel has lauded his Ferrari Formula 1 team for an "unbelievable" first day of pre-season testing that he said was "very close to perfection". Vettel topped the opening day of the first Barcelona test by four tenths of a second and also completed more laps than any other driver.
Red Bull: Thing of beauty Honda F1 engine gave us best installation Red Bull says Honda's new Formula 1 engine is "a thing of beauty", and claims the Japanese manufacturer has offered the team the best installation it has ever had. The team has viewed its switch to the Japanese manufacturer's engines as a long-term project to bring it back into title-winning contention.
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