Maranello, 8 February 2019 –This morning, Sebastian Vettel came to the Gestione Sportiva for a seat fitting in the 2019 Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow car. The German, who has won 13 races in Maranello colours, making him the third most successful Ferrari driver after Michael Schumacher and Niki Lauda, thus sat, for the first time, in the car with which he will tackle the world championship, that gets underway on 17 March with the Australian GP.
With the team. Just as Charles Leclerc did on Thursday, Sebastian met with Team Principal and Managing Director, Mattia Binotto, as well the engineers, with whom he had preliminary talks about the upcoming season, prior to the test sessions that get the track action underway in Barcelona from 18 to 21 February and again from 26 February to 1 March.
Seven days to launch. Exactly a week to go now until the launch of this year’s Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow car. The event will take place in Maranello on Friday 15, at 10.45 CET and the entire launch will be live streamed on the Ferrari website, while the key moments of the unveiling will also be available on the Scuderia’s social media platforms.
Maranello, 7 February 2019 –Today, for the first time, Charles Leclerc sat in the Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow car that he will drive during the 2019 season. This morning, the Monegasque driver had a fitting to finalise the shape of the made-to-measure seat of his Formula 1 car.
In the factory. While he was at the Gestione Sportiva, Charles took the opportunity to meet Director and Team Principal, Mattia Binotto and say hello to the rest of the team, with whom he will work for the first time at the forthcoming Barcelona test from 18 to 21 February. Leclerc will be the first driver from Monaco to race in Formula 1 for Scuderia Ferrari.
Unveiling. In fact, it’s not long now, just over a week, before the new car is launched. The event takes place at Maranello, on Friday 15 February at 10:45 and the launch will be live streamed on the Ferrari website. The unveiling can also be watched on the Scuderia’s social media channels.
Maranello, 6 February – There are just nine days to go until the launch of Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow’s new Formula 1 car, which will take place in Maranello at 10.45 (CET) on 15 February.
Live. All fans and enthusiasts can follow the whole event via live streaming on Ferrari’s website and the unveiling on the Scuderia’s social channels.
The 2019 power unit is fired up in Maranello
Maranello, 31 January 2019 – Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow has used the main social media channels to preview the new Formula 1 car, due to be launched on 15 February in Maranello, by releasing a sound clip of the engine.
After running on the test bench, it was fired up for the first time, actually fitted to the car’s chassis. After the launch, the team will head for the Barcelona circuit and the first pre-season test, which runs from 18 to 21 February.