Formula One: Away from the circuit

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As testing resumes this morning at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, we take a look at what Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton was busy with whilst his team mate Nico Rosberg was testing the W07 yesterday.

In addition to Formula One pre season testing, Barcelona is currently hosting the 2016 Mobile World Congress. Mercedes AMG Petronas sponsor Qualcomm, world leaders in mobile technology development, yesterday hosted the keynote panel discussion for the event with Lewis Hamilton and Paddy Lowe joining group President Derek Aberle and host by Nicki Shields to discuss the future of the connect automotive industry.

Highlights from the event can be seen here:

In a relaxed session the panel discussion included conversation around:

  • Preseason testing component code names
  • Mercedes performance since the introduction of the current technical regulations
  • Autonomous Cars – Driverless car technology
  • Real Time vehicle data sharing

Alongside Lewis and Paddy speaking frankly about their 2016 title aspirations, and Lewis c

For followers of Lewis Hamilton’s fashion trends, the film also includes a preview of Lewis sporting his 2016 cap design.

Lewis Hamilton returns to the driving seat today for the 3rd day of  testing.


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