Red Bull Racing to launch RB13 ahead of first Barcelona test

Red Bull Racing in Tilbrook
Red Bull Racing in Tilbrook

Red Bull Racing will launch their 2017 car a day before the start of pre-season in Barcelona.

The RB13 will break cover prior to the first test session of the season on Sunday, February 26, and is likely to be at the at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, alongside sister-team Toro Rosso, who will unveil their car in the pit lane.

The Tilbrook team are the eighth to announce their launch date as F1 enters a new technical era.

Sauber is set to kick off a busy launch phase on February 20, with Renault (21), Force India (22), Mercedes (23), Ferrari (24), McLaren (24), Toro Rosso (26) and Red Bull (26) all following in that week.

Barcelona will then host two tests, from February 27 to March 2 and March 7 to 10.