Da Costa and Sainz given Red Bull test

By on Friday, June 28, 2013

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Red Bull has confirmed that Antonio Felix da Costa and Carlos Sainz Jr will share driving duties at next month's young driver test.

Da Costa will drive the RB9 on the opening two days of running, with Sainz taking over for the final day.

The test will take place at Silverstone between 17th and 19th July.

Da Costa currently sits in third place in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series, having taken a win at the opening round in Monza.

The Portuguese racer also took part in last year's young driver test in Abu Dhabi.

Sainz Jr is currently in sixth place in this year's GP3 Series.

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