Car launch schedule – updates

Changes:

Williams F1: “Williams would like to confirm that it will debut its 2011 race car on day one of the Valencia test on Tuesday 1 February.”

The car will not feature the final livery yet. An official launch will be announced at a later date.

Sauber Motorsport has changed its schedule. The presentation programme will start with 15 minutes earlier, at 11:00 CET.

TEAM              CAR                          DATE               PLACE

Red Bull Racing   RBR-Renault RB7              target: 1st test
McLaren           McLaren-Mercedes MP4-26      Feb. 4 12:00 CET   Kaisersaal Berlin
Ferrari           Ferrari F11 (Proj. 662)      January 28         Maranello, Italy
Mercedes          Mercedes W02                 February 1         Valencia, Spain
Renault           Renault R31                  Jan. 31 12:00 CET  Valencia, Spain
Williams          Williams-Cosworth FW33       February 1         Valencia, Spain
Force India       Force India-Mercedes VJM-04  be/for/e 2nd test
Sauber            Sauber-Ferrari C30           Jan. 31 11:00 CET  Valencia, Spain
Toro Rosso        STR-Ferrari STR6             February 1         Valencia, Spain
Team Lotus        Lotus-Renault T128           Feb. 1 or before
Hispania Racing   HRT-Cosworth F111            3rd test at best
Virgin Racing     Virgin-Cosworth VR-02        be/for/e 2nd test

Green = Official precise date
CET = Central European Time / Közép-európai (magyar) idő
PRE-SEASON TESTING

Valencia          Circuit Ricardo Tormo                           February 1-3
Jerez             Circuito de Jerez                               February 10-13
Barcelona         Circuit de Catalunya                            February 18-21
Bahrain           Bahrain Iternational Circuit                    March 3-6

Presentation programme of the Sauber C30-Ferrari:

11:00 – Unveiling of the car on the track – film and photo opportunity

11:15-11:45 – Group interview for print media in the press conference room with
Peter Sauber, Monisha Kaltenborn and James Key

11:15-11:45 – By prior arrangement: Individual TV interviews with drivers
Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Pérez

11:55-12:25 – Group interview for print media in the press conference room with
Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Pérez

11:55-12:25 – By prior arrangement: Individual TV interviews with
Peter Sauber, Monisha Kaltenborn and James Key

13:30 – First roll out / installation lap of the Sauber C30-Ferrari

14:00-17:00 – Demonstration runs for rights-free filming of the team

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