16,277 - Red Bull will race in Australia with their youngest two drivers ever in a single F1 grand prix (Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly - 16,277 days combined).
The Brit finished 88 points clear of Vettel come the end of the year as Mercedes claimed both titles for a sixth consecutive season to continue their dominance of the sport's hybrid engine era.
Across the paddock Ferrari's pre-season pace has been the talk of the town, with the prancing horse seemingly the team to beat ahead of lights out in Melbourne on Sunday, though testing is not always the be-all and end-all of a teams' destiny.
"We had some issues with the auto to fix".
"And we don't know how much they've improved. I'm confident the auto will be better here [than in testing], but if it's enough, we'll find out".
"We are immensely proud to announce this exciting partnership with the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix, which shares numerous same values as St Hugo, a fine wine created to honour the love between a father and son to continue on his winemaking legacy", he said.
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"After a test, you always improve the next day as the vehicle gets older and older throughout the test", he added.!It wears and then you go away, you analyse where you've been.
"The spirit is good, atmosphere is good, happy to be here and happy to start racing".
The new season boasts a host of driver changes throughout the grid and only two of the ten teams have relied upon last seasons drivers to deliver the goods.
Bottas says the key to his new approach will be being more guarded with his time to ensure he is in the best possible position at the start of each race weekend to maximise results. So, everyone takes a step after testing. Didn't seem to make a difference.
The 34-year-old, who was dominant in 2018, is gunning to go one better than legendary five-time champion Juan Manuel Fangio and close in on Michael Schumacher's all-time record seven Formula One crowns. The DRS is a bit different, it's a bit bigger delta so let's see.
"My last Formula 1 race was in Abu Dhabi 2010, so I am looking forward to going to Australia with a few things to cover and learn". Qualifying is then on Saturday morning at 6am, while Sunday's race begins at 5.10am.
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So far, it looks like defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson will indeed be departing the team. Two key pieces of the Minnesota Vikings' 2018 defense have found new homes in free agency.