Did you know the likes of Sebastian Vettel and Felipe Massa started their F1 careers through the Sauber F1 Team? In this feature, we look back at the all-star drivers who were given their first F1 opportunity through the Swiss-based team.
The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will not be hosting the F1 pre-season testing this year. However, Bahrain, which will host the first race on the updated calendar, will take on the responsibility for the three-day test.
F1 have announced several calendar changes as a direct result of the coronavirus pandemic, including a new date for the Australian Grand Prix, the postponement of the Chinese Grand Prix and the return of Imola to name just a few. All these changes mean Bahrain will host the season-opener for the first time since 2010.
With many believing that team boss Cyril Abiteboul would continue in his role as Renault transformed to Alpine for the 2021 season, it has today been announced that Abiteboul has left the Renault group entirely with immediate effect.