Updated: 2013 F1 new car launch and pre-season testing schedule

Launch F1

The 2013 season gets underway on the weekend of 15 to 17 March with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne, but before that fans can look forward to the new car launches and what should be an intriguing pre-season test campaign.

These are the dates we have so far for new car launches:

Team Date Venue
McLaren 31 January To Be Confirmed
Ferrari 1 February Maranello
Force India 1 February Silverstone
Sauber 2 February Hinwil
Red Bull 3 February Milton Keynes
Mercedes 4 February Jerez
Toro Rosso 4 February Jerez
Caterham 5 February Jerez


Pre-season testing schedule

Venue Dates
Jerez, Spain  5-8 February
Barcelona, Spain  19-22 February
Barcelona, Spain  28 February – 3 March