New Sauber F1 car will make its track debut on February 22 in Barcelona, five days before the start of pre-season testing at the same track.
Sauber’s new car for 2017. C36 will use 2016. Ferrari power unit to enable team to focus to on aerodynamic development as soon as possible, which will be crucial in 2017.
Sauber will try their new car on filming day in Barcelona where they cannot cover more than 100 kilometers (teams have two filming days avalaible per season).
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Also, in these tests teams may only use special Pirelli tyres which are different from those used in the races and regular testing.
The new C36 has successfully passed all the FIA safety tests.
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