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Ten things we learned in Week 2 of F1 testing

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Ten things we learned in Week 2 of F1 testing
Mar 2, 2019, 10:43 AM

From Mercedes' ongoing to deficit to Raikkonen's sunny demeanour, plus the team that spared Williams's blushes, here are our reporters' key findings from week two of pre-season running.

A major aerodynamic upgrade from Mercedes, monstrous crashes for Ferrari and Red Bull, plus two consecutive days where McLaren unexpectedly topped the timesheets. The final week of pre-season Formula 1 testing painted a dramatic picture.

What our team of dedicated reporters on the ground at Barcelona have seen and heard over the past week is by no means definitive, but we certainly have a clearer idea of who is sitting pretty and who has serious work to do before the F1 season kicks off properly in Melbourne.

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Series Formula 1
Event Barcelona February testing II