F1 2019: who and what to look out for in the new season

Charles Leclercs battle with Sebastian Vettel, rookie drivers, a fastest lap bonus and easier overtaking are a recipe for drama in the new Formula One season Fireworks at Ferrari Ferrari protege Charles Leclerc impressive in his rookie season for Sauber last year is cleared to Ferrari had the edge over Mercedes in testing, while Red Bull look stronger with a quick and reliable Honda engine and though F1s big three remain alone up front the gap to the midfield has narrowed. That fight will be tighter than ever. Renault and Haas are strong again but Toro Rosso have made a definitive forward move and Alfa Romeo (ne Sauber) and McLaren are in the mix as well with Racing Point (rebranded …