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Formula 1 Pre-Season Testing: 5 Observations from Day 1 at Barcelona

After a two-week break, Formula One pre-season testing has recommenced, this time at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. The second of three four-day tests ahead of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on March 15, this week's running gives the teams a chance to build upon what they learned at the first test at the Jerez circuit. For the likes of Mercedes and Ferrari, the Barcelona test represents an opportunity to consolidate their position as the "winners" of pre-season, while for other outfits—most notably Red Bull Racing and McLaren-Honda—it is all about eradicating the issues of Jerez and closing the gap. Here are five things that caught our eye on Day 1.Begin Slideshow...

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