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Posted on Saturday, November 29, 2014

Vettel carries out Ferrari test at Fiorano

Sebastian Vettel has carried out his first test with Ferrari at the team's Fiorano test track. Vettel has moved across from Red Bull to Ferrari but his original test debut was delayed after Red Bull denied him permission to drive for the Italian squad in last week's post-race test in Abu Dhabi. Vettel attended the test with Ferrari in a non-driving role but now that his Red Bull contract has ended the German took the opportunity to sample a Ferrari F2012 at Fiorano on Saturday […]

Posted on Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Ocon completes Ferrari test at Fiorano

Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon has completed his second Formula 1 test in less than a week after sampling the Ferrari F10 at Fiorano. Ocon, 18, claimed this season's F3 title in his rookie campaign and the Lotus youngster was rewarded by the squad with a two-day test in the squad's 2012 race-winning E20 at Valencia last week. But as his official prize for winning the championship, Ocon received a Ferrari test in their 2010 machine at the outfit's test track in Italy. "I am […]

Posted on Saturday, April 26, 2014

De Silvestro conducts Sauber test

Sauber affiliate driver Simona De Silvestro received her first taste of Formula 1 action on Saturday in Italy. De Silvestro conducted a test in the Sauber C31 at Fiorano, with Sauber revealing that the Swiss racer completed 112 laps, using special tyres from Pirelli. De Silvestro joined Sauber at the start of the season after spending several years in IndyCars. "Although it’s something very special to drive a Formula One car, I was not too nervous in the morning," she said. "I was more focused […]

Posted on Friday, April 25, 2014

De Silvestro ready for first F1 test

Simona De Silvestro will sample a Formula 1 car for the first time at the weekend when she tests for Sauber at Fiorano. The Swiss racer joined Sauber at the start of the year as an 'affiliated driver' with the goal of joining the Formula 1 grid in 2015. De Silvestro will conduct a two day test in the Sauber C31 at Fiorano, beginning on Saturday. "Compared to IndyCars I have to adapt particularly when it comes to fitness," she said. "The neck and stamina […]