Seven team out of Ten confirmed their 2019 F1 car revealing date and launching place. 2019 F1 season will began with new Aero rules and regulation which will powering more overtaking opportunities. And the brand-new aerodynamic concept effects on 2019 cars design look different to their forerunners. Honda powered Toro Rosso are presently planned to start ‘launch week’ on Monday February 11 with what looks to be an online reveal of their new STR14. Confirmed 2019 F1 Cars launching dates and venue LAUNCH DATESTeamVenue February 11Toro RossoOnline February 12Renault Enstone, UK February 13MercedesSilverstone, UK February 13Racing PointToronto, Canada February 14McLarenMcLaren Technology Centre February 15FerrariMaranello, Italy February 18SauberBarcelona, Spain TESTING DATES February 18-21Test OneBarcelona, Spain February 26-March 1Test TwoBarcelona, Spain … [Read more...] about Save the date: Confirmed 2019 F1 Car launch dates and venue
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The 2019 Formula One calendar has been released, while the pre-season test dates have also now been confirmed. Following a meeting of the World Motorsport Council last week, the FIA have released the planned schedule for the 2019 season. Kicking off in Australia, there are no particularly noticeable changes from the 2018 calendar, although there is now no planned triple header. After much delay, the 2019 pre-season test dates have also been confirmed. Spain’s Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will hold eight days of testing over two weeks, as has been the norm in recent years. There had been discussions to move testing, possibly to Bahrain like in 2014, but there was no support from the teams for such a move. Testing will take place from February 18th to 21st and from February 26th to March 1st in 2019. 2019 Calendar: 17 March Australia Melbourne 31 March Bahrain Sakhir 14 April China Shanghai 28 April Azerbaijan Baku 12 May Spain Barcelona 26 May Monaco Monaco 9 … [Read more...] about 2019 Formula 1 season: pre-season testing dates and calendar confirmed
IndyCar is wasting no time in preparing for the 2019 season. On Friday, the sanctioning body announced that it will hold three all-team open tests during the 2019 season, including two for new venues on the schedule. The first will be a two-day preseason test on Feb. 12-13 at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, less than four weeks before the start of the 2019 IndyCar season on March 10 in St. Petersburg, Florida. The COTA test is in preparation for IndyCar’s first-ever regular season race at the sprawling road course on March 24. The other two tests, both in-season sessions, will be April 24 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in preparation for the 103rd Running of the legendary Indianapolis 500 on May 26, as well as Sept. 19 at WeatherTech Laguna Seca Raceway. The latter will come just four days before IndyCar’s first race at the fabled Central California road course in 15 years, on Sept. 22. All three tests will utilize 2018-19 IndyCar Series testing rules. In … [Read more...] about IndyCar announces 2019 test dates, including at COTA and Laguna Seca
Getty ImagesMichael Hickey Double F1 world-champion Fernando Alonso announced his retirement from the series yesterday, but he's not done racing. For starters, he'll stay with Toyota through next year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, completing the World Endurance Championship 2019-2020 super season. Now, it looks like IndyCar is a possibility, too: Marshall Pruett at Racer reports that Alonso is rumored to do an IndyCar road-course test next month. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Alonso made his first foray into IndyCar last year via an Andretti Autosport-McLaren single-race partnership for the Indy 500. For his upcoming test, he'll be driving an Andretti Dallara DW-12 with Honda power and the new 2018 road-course aero package. Racer doesn't have confirmation of the date and location yet—multiple test dates have been held for Alonso—but it'll probably be at Barber Motorsports Park near Atlanta following the September 2nd IndyCar race in Portland. McLaren is aiming to … [Read more...] about Fernando Alonso Will Do an IndyCar Road Course Test
PASSING your driving test isn't easy with around half of all learners failing every single year. But some manage to walk away with a full licence with just a few minors. Here's everything you need to know... How many minors and majors are you allowed in a driving test? There are three types of faults a person can make in a driving test. These are: Dangerous - This involves danger to the examiner, the driver, the public or property Serious (major) - This is when the driver does something potentially dangerous Driving fault (minor) - This isn't potentially dangerous but could be a serious fault if it keeps happening Drivers on their test can make no more than 15 minors and absolutely no majors or dangerous faults. How many lessons do you need to pass? Most people take around 40 hours of lessons although you can do an intensive course to get you ready in a matter of days or weeks. But be sure to take enough lessons before booking a test and ask your instructor for … [Read more...] about How many minors can you get in a driving test, how many lessons do you need to pass and can I change my test date?