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10 Things to watch out for at the 2015 Spanish Grand Prix

Gaurab Sinha
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2.49K   //    07 May 2015, 17:20 IST

As lights will go out at CatalunyaAfter a long 3-week break, Formula 1 is back with this years first European race at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Spain. The race marks the 45th edition of the Spanish Grand Prix, and it is the 5th round of the 2015 Formula 1 season.The race itself at the top is quite crunch because there are possibly 4 drivers waiting to the chequered flag first at the end of the 66-lap race this weekend. However, there is loads more see and understand during the Grand Prix.So, for you benefit, we have made list of things which you should lookout for during the Spanish Grand Prix weekend.

#10 McLaren\'s new livery

Picture From McLaren-Honda Official Twitter P

McLaren Honda is getting closer and closer towards their current short term aim; Formula 1 World Championship Points. The team was nearly there last time around atBahrain inthe hands of a determined Alonso, and the 3-week break has given the squad a good chance to recover, rejuvenate, and try again.

As ever, new parts and some upgrade packages are lined up for the Spanish race. But, this timehowever, all eyes will be on the teams car livery this weekend.

McLaren are shunning their silver-chrome based decal for the first time since the 1997 season, and the Mp4-30 is set to debut a black base andred stripedthemed color scheme at Catalunya. The team is describing the livery as "dynamic, predatory, graphite-grey colouration", and it predicts that the scheme will manifest appeal when it races under floodlights or bright sunshine.

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Gaurab Sinha
A big Formula 1 buff and an ardent football fan. A proud supporter of McLaren F1 Team, Leeds UTD FC, Manchester City FC, Romain Grosjean, Mark Webber, Force India F1 Team, Chelsea, Liverpool and San Antonio Spurs.
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