Williams’ F1 team confirms that its 2013 F1 challenger will not be ready for first pre-season test, and they are announce FW35 will be launch on 19 February, following the first pre-season test.
FW35 will be revealed at Barcelona on 19 February, the opening day of second pre-season test.
2013 Williams machine only miss first F1 test, McLaren, Force India, Ferrari, Sauber, Red Bull, Mercedes and Toro Rosso all announced their launch dates, and they are made this event before the first pre-season test.
“We will be running the FW34 (with 2013 livery) in Jerez to test a number of key development parts in preparation for the launch of the FW35,” said a team statement.
Renault powered Williams’ FW34 will be driven by Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado and new recruit Valtteri Bottas this season.