Williams announce launch of their new car, the FW35, in Barcelona on February 19

Grove team to run 2012 car at first pre-season test

By Mike Wise.   Last Updated: 21/01/13 12:23pm

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Williams: New car to appear on February 19

Williams: New car to appear on February 19

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Williams have confirmed that they will launch their new car, the FW35, in Barcelona on February 19.

In a statement released on Friday, the team said the FW35 will be unveiled at the Circuit de Catalunya on the morning the second official pre-season test session gets under way.

For the earlier Jerez test starting on the February 5, Williams explained they will run the 2012 FW34 "in order to test a number of key development parts in preparation for the launch of the FW35".

The team added that the FW34 will display their 2013 livery.

Williams are currently the only team to opt against running their new car at the Jerez test.

Testing on Sky Sports F1

From dawn to dusk, Sky Sports Online will be providing live interactive commentary from trackside at both Jerez and Barcelona on every day of testing this winter, while Sky Sports News will be providing regular live updates from the tests, starting with Jerez on February 5-8.

2013 car launches
McLaren - January 31st, Woking.
Force India - February 1st, Silverstone.
Ferrari - February 1st, Maranello.
Sauber - February 2nd, Hinwil.
Red Bull - February 3rd, Milton Keynes.
Mercedes - February 4th, Jerez.
Toro Rosso - February 4th, Jerez
Williams - February 19th, Barcelona.

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