What we learned from the first F1 test

What we learned from the first F1 test

Formula 1's winter testing season got underway at Jerez. Jonathan Noble analyses the form so far and picks the likely pacesetters and the emerging themes of 2013

Formula 1's first pre-season test at Jerez kicked off the official countdown to the first race of 2013, but the consensus afterwards was that it may as well have been a follow-on from the final race of last season.

Mark Webber even cheekily suggested that the test should be viewed as 'race 21' of 2012, rather than the start of something new.

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