Jerez 2015 Formula 1 pre-season practice

Ferrari

Lotus

McLaren

Mercedes

Red Bull

Sauber

Torro Rosso

Williams


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This year, there were just eight teams running. Marusia and Caterham F1 have gone bust, and Force India may be destined to follow them. Force India kept announcing delays and then said they would run last year’s car in practice, but did not show up?

The track was a wee bit damp and slippery first thing, but the sun soon warmed things nicely. Lewis Hamilton obliged with a spin the chicane in front of us. There were some reliability problems but most teams did many more laps than they managed last year. The notable exception was McLaren, who did very few laps indeed with their new Honda engined car……