Jenson Button’s McLaren fastest on day one of Jerez testing

McLaren’s Jenson Button set the fastest time of the first day’s pre-season testing after an early failure. Button missed five hours’ running with a fuel-pump problem before going nearly a second clear of his closest pursuer, Mark Webber’s Red Bull. Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg managed 11 laps before suffering a wiring-loom problem, which ...

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F1 ENGINE RULES FROM 2013

1.6-litre, four-cylinder turbos with energy recovery and fuel restrictions to replace current 2.4-litre normally aspirated V8s Fuel efficiency to increase by a target of 35% Overall power to remain same at approx 750bhp Checks and balances to ensure costs are contained and performance across all engines remains comparable Fuel to be limited by fuel-flow restrictions ...