The delayed 2020 Formulation 1 season will kick off in early July and to point out that it is able to hit the racetrack, Ferrari known as upon driver Charles Leclerc to leap behind the wheel of the Ferrari SF1000 within the automaker’s dwelling city of Maranello.
Ferrari presented the SF1000 at a particular occasion in Reggio Emilia, Italy again in mid-February previous to pre-season testing and the Australian Grand Prix.
This season will see Ferrari compete in its 1,000th Formulation 1 World Championship occasion, therefore the SF1000 identify. The race automotive is an evolution of final yr’s SF90.
Within the months for the reason that Formulation 1 season was placed on maintain, quite a bit has occurred at Ferrari.
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Most notably, it was confirmed in Could that Sebastian Vettel will leave the squad on the finish of this season. The four-time world champion joined Ferrari in 2015 however has but to realize the identical stage of success he loved whereas at Pink Bull Racing. He was additionally comprehensively out-performed by Charles Leclerc in the course of the 2019 season.
Becoming a member of Leclerc at Ferrari from the 2021 season onwards shall be Carlos Sainz Jr who at present races with McLaren. The Spaniard and son of rally legend Carlos Sainz carried out terribly nicely final yr and completed sixth on the earth championship, simply outscoring his teammate Lando Norris who completed 11th within the title race.
Late final yr, Leclerc signed a brand new contract with Ferrari, securing him with the staff till the top of the 2024 season.
Good morning Maranello !
Sorry if I woke you up this morning, I used to be simply going to work 😍 pic.twitter.com/IHj5o5RLlY
— Charles Leclerc (@Charles_Leclerc) June 18, 2020
. @Charles_Leclerc driving the SF1000 in Maranello at present 🔥
— Charles Leclerc Fan Web page (@LeclercNews) June 18, 2020