The FIA’s official 2018 Formula 1 entry list reveals several new team names and race numbers for rookies Charles Leclerc and Sergey Sirotkin.
Sauber’s Leclerc, the 2017 F2 champion, will use No.16, while Williams’ Sergey Sirotkin will run the No.35.
Among the team name changes:
- In the Red Bull camp, Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen represent Aston Martin Red Bull Racing; Scuderia Toro Rosso will now be known as Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda.
- McLaren F1 Team returns after three years as McLaren Honda.
- Alfa Romeo becomes Sauber’s title sponsor
Changes have yet to be made to Sahara Force India, but RACER understands the organization will make an announcement ahead of the start of pre-season testing.