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26 February 2015

2015 Barcelona Test (2) - Day 1

The final winter test of the F1 2015 season kicked off on Thursday at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
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It was a mixed day for the eight teams taking part. McLaren and Mercedes suffered reliability woes, while the likes of Sauber and Williams completed plenty of running.

25 February 2015

Force India hoping to debut VJM08 on Friday

Force India has revealed the first rendered image of its Mercedes-powered VJM08.
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The team is hoping to debut its 2015 car on the second day of the final winter test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

Third F1 2015 winter test line-up

The third and final winter test of the F1 2015 season takes place from the 26 February to the 1 March at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
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The four-day event gives teams one last chance to trial upgrades and complete on-track running before the season opener in Australia. 

24 February 2015

First 2015 Barcelona test in pictures

The second winter test of the F1 2015 season took place from the 19-22 February at the Circuito de Barcelona-Catalunya.
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It was a busy and interesting four-day event, with Lotus driver Romain Grosjean setting the fastest time.

23 February 2015

McLaren: Alonso making "solid recovery" after testing crash

McLaren has confirmed that Fernando Alonso is making a "solid recovery" after his testing crash at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Sunday.
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In a statement, McLaren revealed its findings on the accident after analysing data from the Spaniard's Honda-powered MP4-30.

Stats and facts from the first Barcelona test

The second winter test of the 2015 season concluded on Sunday, after four days of running at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. 
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Fortunes were mixed for the nine teams in attendance, with some completing plenty of mileage and others struggling with reliability issues.