Max Verstappen pipped rookie Yuki Tsunoda to the fastest time of pre-season testing by less than a tenth of a second.
Sergio Perez completed his pre-season testing for Red Bull by setting the best time on the morning of the final day.
Mercedes may have set the quickest lap time in testing today, but they are still further away from their 2020 performance than any other team.
Mercedes bounced back from a poor start to testing by setting the quickest lap time so far on the second day in Bahrain.
Daniel Ricciardo topped the morning session for the second day running in Bahrain, while Lewis Hamilton caused a stoppage when he spun his Mercedes.
Mercedes did the fewest laps of any team on the first day of testing, and were further from their 2020 pace than anyone else. How bad was their start to the season?
Max Verstappen was quickest in the opening day of pre-season testing in Bahrain, while the quickest Mercedes was only 10th.
Daniel Ricciardo set the fastest time on the morning of the first day of testing for the new season, while gearbox trouble delayed Mercedes.
Following the surprise departure of Cyril Abiteboul, Renault has chosen an unusual structure for the F1 team now named after its performance sub-brand Alpine.
Formula 1 teams are being especially secretive about their new designs for 2021 because the opportunities for innovation are so limited this year.
Esteban Ocon has driven Alpine’s new Formula 1 car its first run in a filming day at Silverstone.
Fernando Alonso will be ready to test for Alpine in pre-season testing at Bahrain International Circuit next week.
Alpine has announced former AlphaTauri racer Daniil Kvyat will be the team’s reserve driver for the 2021 F1 season.
Alpine has revealed the A521, its new car for the 2021 Formula 1 season
Fernando Alonso, who fractured his jaw in a cycling accident earlier this month, will not attend Alpine’s launch event next week, the team has confirmed.
The two new brands which have entered the 2021 F1 season, Alpine and Aston Martin, have announced their launch plans for the championship.
Fernando Alonso has been taken to hospital following a cycling accident in Switzerland, his team have confirmed.
Alpine has confirmed the arrival of former Suzuki Moto GP team boss Davide Brivio as its racing director for the 2021 F1 season.
Cyril Abiteboul’s departure from Renault’s rebranded Alpine team was not widely expected – but don’t be surprised if he turns up in F1 again soon.
Renault has revealed the new look of its Formula 1 team, which from this year will compete under the name of its performance sub-brand Alpine.