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Feet Up Friday - Thank God for Bob! // Discussing the latest F1 launches plus all the news from Mercedes

Published by Christine Blachford

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Feet Up Friday returns for the first time in 2013, to take a comprehensive look at the team and tyre launches plus the neverending news from Mercedes.

We discuss Eddie Jordan's latest scoop and the fact it has yet to come to fruition, plus how Williams and Mercedes have both been affected by Toto Wolff's big move. We ponder the concept of tyre launches and whether it is over the top for the round rubber to get their own press day.

Finally, we run through the launches - both in terms of presentation and the car that was revealed - plus more on watching F1 in the UK, and some tweaks on Twitter.

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Sauber F1 TeamOnline20 Feb
Renault Sport F1 TeamTBC21 Feb
Sahara Force India F1 TeamSilverstone, England22 Feb
Mercedes AMG Petronas MotorsportSilverstone, England23 Feb
McLaren HondaTBC24 Feb
Scuderia FerrariFiorano, Italy24 Feb
Williams Martini RacingTBC25 Feb
Haas F1 TeamTBC26 Feb
Red Bull RacingOnline26 Feb
Scuderia Toro RossoBarcelona, Spain26 Feb
F1 test schedule
Circuit de Barcelona-CatalunyaSpain27 Feb
Circuit de Barcelona-CatalunyaSpain28 Feb
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Circuit de Barcelona-CatalunyaSpain8 Mar
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