Mid January launch for BMW Sauber 27 Nov 2006
The BMW Sauber F1.07 will be unveiled to the public at Valencia on January 16, 2007, the team announced on Monday. The new car will complete its first test at the Spanish circuit on the same day.
Drivers Nick Heidfeld, Robert Kubica and Sebastian Vettel, BMW Motorsport Director Mario Theissen, technical director Willy Rampf and Peter Sauber will all be present at the launch of the teams 2007 contender.
The team will be hoping the new machine allows them to build on their impressive 2006 debut season - their first since BMWs takeover of Sauber - which saw them finish fifth in the constructors championship, just ahead of Toyota.
The F1.07s launch takes place the day after McLaren unveil their 2007 car, also at the Valencia circuit.