This Monday the first car of the 2021 season of the Formula 1. The McLaren team unveiled the MCL35M to fans, which will lead Daniel Ricciardo Y Lando norris. In addition to the presentation, this Tuesday the British team car was able to take the first laps of the year, at the Silverstone circuit, on a ‘Filming Day’.
The 2021 season of Formula 1 is fast approaching. The paddock teams will have to work to have the cars ready to go out on the track on March 12, 13 and 14, in the preseason that will take place at the Bahrain circuit. The McLaren team has already been able to bring the car on track, which will have a new engine inside: Mercedes.
After fighting with a humble engine Renault, the British rebranded and launched into the last of the Builders’ champions. Mercedes, who already has Williams As a customer, you want to get to the top with a new team. The sound of its power unit has already fallen in love with several fans, who expect the best results for this year.
Daniel Ricciardo was in charge of having the first laps of the new McLaren team car in his hands. The Australian presented his new helmet, with a totally new design that perfectly matches the characteristic ‘papaya’ color of the McLaren MCL25M. With a video, the team released the first images of the laps.
Ricciardo joked with his engineers and felt very comfortable with the new British team car. The track conditions did not help to reveal the potential of the Mercedes engine, but as he characterizes it, Ricciardo squeezed the most out of the car. I practice starts, and even skidded in the rain. “This is fast,” he said over the radio.
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