The 2017 Formula 1 season is here and NBCSN F1 reporter Will Buxton is back for a visit to the Marshall Pruett Podcast to give an in-depth preview of what to look for with each team and driver that will vie for the world championship.

Buxton’s insights offer praise for some, consternation for others, and with numerous changes to the grid, his forecasts could serve as a guide for all to come across 20 rounds from March to November.

3:21: Changes since the 2016 season concluded

8:40 Thoughts on the loss of Manor

13:05 Sauber

15:42 Thoughts on outgoing Sauber driver Felipe Nasr

16:35 Renault

19:21 Haas

22:14 Toro Rosso

26:40 McLaren

34:09 Williams

40:53 Force India

46:21 Ferrari

49:31 Red Bull

52:40 Mercedes

57:43 Thoughts on which drivers will thrive with the new car regulations

1:02.35 Predictions

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