Mercedes To Launch 2011 Car At First Winter Test

Mercedes have today announced that their 2011 challenger will makes its debut at the Valencia test on Tuesday 1 February.

The MGP W02 will be presented by drivers Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg in the pit-lane before the first day of the first winter test gets underway.

This particular Tuesday morning has proven a popular time for teams to unveil their new challengers, including Toro Rosso.

McLaren have announced that they will be using an interim car at that test, choosing to launch the MP4-26 on February 4th.