Ferrari launched new car SF70H for the upcoming season. The car was unveiled on Friday 24th February at the Italian team’s Fiorano circuit. The first ride of the care was taken by the two drivers of the Ferrari team Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen.
Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen both covered maximum permitted 100km (62 miles) at Ferrari’s Fiorano circuit. Ferrari is surely working on increasing their rankings and positions in the upcoming Formula One season.
In the last season, Ferrari finished in the third position in the constructors’ standings. Whereas they are in fourth and sixth places in the standings table. Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen are definitely going to improve the overall performance of the constructor.
The test on February was proved trouble free. Also, the new car has some improvements as compared to the previous cars. The car has improved in terms of aerodynamic resistance, or drag and as well as downforce.
The fuel capacity of the new car is being increased from 100 to 105 kg as per the rules but its flow rate is still 100 kg/hour. Also, the company is saying that the car has improved chasing performance and mechanical components on the hybrid power unit.
This means that the car will have improved accelerations and speed as well. While other components of the car have the same layout as the previous one.