10 things we learned from the first F1 test

10 things we learned from the first F1 test

Formula 1's new era has kicked off with the first four days of testing at Barcelona. While water-tight conclusions are difficult, this week has thrown up a few clues about what we can expect

The first test ahead of the 2017 Formula 1 season was always going to produce as many questions as answers. With a new generation of car being ushered in and the likes of Renault and Honda overhauling their engine designs to try and catch Mercedes, the pre-season has not been short of talking points.

Halfway through testing and we've had the first few indicators of what we can expect from the coming campaign, be they from trackside observations or paddock chatter.

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