Mercedes F1 team confirmed that, they are completes first shake down at Silverstone with new W05 challenger ahead of pre-season test.
Nico Rosberg completes 40km across two hours in new W05 at Silverstone circuit. Mercedes completed the brand new machine, allowed promotional video runs.
Team explained that, they shake down on Friday afternoon to give their brand new W05 and eagerly-anticipated V6 turbocharged engine its first run.
“Such a great feeling. Just drove my new silver arrow for the first time. It looks quick, but I don’t know if it is quick yet!” Rosberg wrote on Twitter.