• Second Bahrain Test - Day Three
  • Massa breaks Bahrain benchmark as Red Bull toils again
  • March 1, 2014: Williams' Felipe Massa set the fastest time at Bahrain so far this year on the penultimate day of testing as Red Bull's gremlins returned to restrict world champion Sebastian Vettel to just one lap

  • Second Bahrain Test - Day Two
  • Perez fastest as Red Bull shows improvement
  • February 28, 2014: Sergio Perez set the fastest time for the second consecutive day at this week's Bahrain test, while Red Bull showed the first signs of a recovery from their disappointing pre-season so far

  • News
  • FOTA confirms disbandment
  • February 28, 2014: The Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) has announced its decision to disband after members "re-evaluated their requirements"

  • Second Bahrain Test - Day Two
  • Perez fastest for second morning running
  • February 28, 2014: Sergio Perez remained at the top of the timesheets as the final pre-season test entered its second day on Friday morning in Bahrain

  • Second Bahrain Test - Day One
  • 'We have made a great step' - Perez
  • February 27, 2014: Sergio Perez insists Force India should have "big targets" after unlocking some of Force India's potential on a positive opening day to the final Bahrain test.

  • Second Bahrain Test - Day One
  • Perez fastest as Red Bull struggles
  • February 27, 2014: Force India's Sergio Perez finished the first day of the final pre-season test at the top of the timesheets as the teams started their final push for performance ahead of the opening race in 16 days' time

  • Second Bahrain Test - Day One
  • Perez leads the way on first morning of final test
  • February 27, 2014: Force India's Sergio Perez was quickest as the teams reconvened at the Bahrain International Circuit for the start of the final week of pre-season testing ahead of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix

  • First Bahrain Test - Day Four
  • Rosberg finishes test on top, Raikkonen crashes
  • February 22, 2014: Nico Rosberg made sure Mercedes finished the second pre-season test on top, fairly reflecting the emerging pecking order after four days of on-track action in Bahrain

  • First Bahrain Test - Day Four
  • Rosberg finds another second of pace on final morning
  • February 22, 2014: Nico Rosberg lowered the bar again for the new generation of Formula One cars, lapping his Mercedes W05 within a second of his pole position time from last year's Bahrain Grand Prix

  • First Bahrain Test - Day Three
  • Hamilton ups the pace in Bahrain
  • February 21, 2014: Lewis Hamilton gave a glimpse of Mercedes' potential on the third day of testing in Bahrain by setting a new fastest lap for the week, more than 0.6s quicker than any of its rivals

  • First Bahrain Test - Day Three
  • Hamilton sets new benchmark on Friday morning
  • February 21, 2014: Lewis Hamilton set the pace on the third morning of testing in Bahrain, lowering the benchmark once again for the new generation of F1 cars by lapping the Sakhir circuit in 1:34.263

  • First Bahrain Test - Day Two
  • Alonso fastest on second morning in Bahrain
  • February 20, 2014: Fernando Alonso set the fastest time on the second morning of testing in Bahrain, although his best time was still nearly a second shy of Nico Hulkenberg's soft tyre hot lap from Day One

  • First Bahrain Test - Day One
  • Hulkenberg fastest as Red Bull's problems persist
  • February 19, 2014: Force India's Nico Hulkenberg set the pace on the first day of testing at Jerez, with a lap quicker than the fastest time set in last year's race. However, it was Red Bull's lack of action that was the main talking point in the paddock

  • First Bahrain Test - Day One
  • Red Bull fails to turn a lap on first morning in Bahrain
  • February 19, 2014: Kevin Magnussen topped the timesheets on the first morning of testing in Bahrain, but once again the focus was on Red Bull's lack of running rather than the cars circulating on track

  • Jerez Test, Day Four
  • Massa top as Mercedes impresses again
  • January 31, 2014: Felipe Massa topped the times on the final day of testing at Jerez, setting a 1:28.229 on a drying but cold track in the afternoon after Mercedes led the way on lap count thanks to a race simulation in the morning

  • Jerez Test, Day Two
  • Button pips Kimi, Rosberg impresses
  • January 29, 2014: Jenson Button set the fastest time of the second day of testing at Jerez as McLaren set about making up for lost ground after spending Tuesday in the garage

  • Jerez Test, Day Two
  • Button fastest on second morning as McLaren get on track
  • January 29, 2014: Jenson Button topped a wet morning of testing in Jerez on Wednesday after McLaren finally got its MP4-29 out on track after spending the opening day of pre-season testing in the garage

  • Force India
  • 'So many things to get on top of' - Perez
  • January 29, 2014: Sergio Perez believes Jerez will be less important than Bahrain in assessing pace for Melbourne as teams across the grid get to grips with the new regulations

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