Daniel Ricciardo in his garage at the Australian Grand Prix.

Daniel Ricciardo has copped a three-place grid penalty for speeding under red flags.

Lewis Hamilton on track on Friday at the Australian Grand Prix.

Mercedes topped both practice sessions, but not by as much as some feared during the preseason.

Romain Grosjean on track during practice at the Australian Grand Prix.

Romain Grosjean is quietly confident Haas is onto a good thing in 2018.

Lewis Hamilton in the pits at the Australian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton opened the 2018 season by topping both Friday practice sessions in Melbourne.

Sergio Perez

Sergio Perez is optimistic Force India can be in the hunt for P4 in the championship.

Sebastian Vettel answers questions during preseason testing.

Ferrari and Red Bull Racing have their work cut out for them.

Lewis Hamilton sits in his W09 during preseason testing.

There’s still so much intrigue in the 2018 season just days out from the first race.

F1 Strategy Report 2018: Preseason Testing with Andrew Phillips from F1 Metrics.

Sebastian Vettel sits in his Ferrari during preseason testing.

An IndyCar race can feature hundreds of overtakes, but does that mean the racing is automatically better?

Lewis Hamilton on track during preseason testing.

Mercedes has been quietly impressive during the 2018 preseason.