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  • Second Barcelona Test - Day One
  • Massa lowers benchmark as McLaren hits more trouble
  • February 26, 2015: Felipe Massa showed the first tangible proof of Williams' potential this year by topping the times on the opening day of the final pre-season test in Barcelona as McLaren experienced more problems and Mercedes also suffered a rare reliability issue

  • First Barcelona Test - Day Three
  • Maldonado hails Lotus E23 driveability
  • February 21, 2015: Pastor Maldonado says he is excited by the driveability of the Lotus E23 after he topped the third day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya

  • First Barcelona Test - Day Two
  • Ricciardo on top after positive day for Red Bull
  • February 20, 2015: Daniel Ricciardo led the mileage count and the timing screen on the second day of this week's test in Barcelona as Red Bull recorded its most encouraging day of 2015 so far

  • First Barcelona Test - Day One
  • Fast lap wasn't on low fuel - Maldonado
  • February 19, 2015: Pastor Maldonado's fastest time of the first day of testing in Barcelona was not achieved with low fuel, according to the Venezuelan driver

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  • Palmer to test for Lotus in Barcelona
  • February 18, 2015: GP2 champion Jolyon Plamer will make his test debut with Lotus this week as he takes part in the team's test schedule in Barcelona

  • Jerez Test - Day Four
  • Grosjean a happy driver again
  • February 4, 2015: Romain Grosjean says he is a happy driver again after his first day driving the new Lotus E23 at the Jerez test in Spain

  • Jerez Test - Day Three
  • Nasr quickest as McLaren-Honda makes limited progress
  • February 3, 2015: The third day of pre-season testing in Jerez saw Sauber's Felipe Nasr at the top of the timesheets, while McLaren made limited progress with its new Honda-powered MP4-30 and Red Bull were delayed by a lengthily Renault engine change

  • Jerez Test - Day Two
  • Maldonado: Mercedes engine 'working so good'
  • February 2, 2015: Pastor Maldonado is refusing to get carried away from his first day with the Lotus E23 but thinks it has an abundance of potential, especially from its new Mercedes engine

  • Jerez Test - Day Two
  • Vettel top again as McLaren struggles continue
  • February 2, 2015: Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel topped the times for the second day in a row at the opening test of the season in Jerez as McLaren again struggled and world champion Lewis Hamilton had his 2015 debut cut short by a water leak

  • Jerez Test - Day One
  • Vettel tops first day as McLaren hits early trouble
  • February 1, 2015: Sebastian Vettel ended his first day behind the wheel of the SF15-T at the top of the timesheets in Jerez, while in contrast the man he replaced at Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, managed just six laps at his new team McLaren

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  • Palmer not envious of GP2 rival Nasr
  • January 27, 2015: New Lotus reserve driver Jolyon Palmer says he does not begrudge Felipe Nasr's elevation to F1 despite beating him to last year's GP2 championship

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  • Lotus expects 'big step' from E23 Hybrid
  • January 26, 2015: Lotus thinks the combination of the lessons learned in 2014 and the arrival of Mercedes power will make the E23 Hybrid much more competitive than its predecessor

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  • Ocon on Lotus snub: 'My time will come'
  • January 20, 2015: Lotus' 18-year-old junior driver Esteban Ocon says he will give "200% dedication" to win in whatever he does in 2015 after being overlooked for the team's reserve driver role

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