40 days are remaining until the Start of the new formula 1 season. And the new silver arrow has already completed the first Kilometer. Exclusion of the Public Valtteri Bottas drove on Wednesday, W10 on the Grand Prix circuit at Silverstone in England, close to the formula 1-forge of the German factory team. The "10" in the technical name of the truck is the tenth model since the return of Mercedes as a works team in the Premier class.
First, the team released only computer-generated images. As with all other cars of the competitors of the new, wider front stands out wings. He must be the new set of rules, in accordance with 2.00 meters instead of 1,80 metres wide.
prelude in Australia
In the coming season, the the 17. March starts in Australia, will Mercedes put his title series. Since 2014 the of Superstar and Five-time Champion Lewis Hamilton (34) led the Team won the driver's and the constructors ' championship.
"We would like to start now with zero points, you don't have a credit from last season," said team boss Toto Wolff. Hamilton said, with a view to his first laps with the new car and before the Start of his seventh year with the silver arrows: "A new car is driving like someone for the first Time to get to know - you want as quickly as possible, to learn all about it before you embark on the journey together."More about
Brazilian Grand Prix, Hamilton also brings a Team-title
meanwhile, it has also presented the Red Bull at Silverstone in his new car. With a one-off special livery. The Team of billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz published a picture of the car. As often before, put the Red Bull on a spectacular Outfit: The car was painted in dark blue, the lettering in red, in addition, shaded making the recognition of details, in some areas more difficult.