Lotus will run Riccardo Teixeira in testing at the Circuit de Catalunya this afternoon.
Teixeira will take over from Heikki Kovalainen in the T128. He previously drove the car at the team’s filming day in Valencia.
The Angolan driver raced in Formula Two last year, finishing 16th in the championship.
2011 F1 testing
- Young Drivers Test Day 3 in pictures
- Vergne completes third day on top in Abu Dhabi
- Young Drivers Test Day 2 in pictures
- Vergne stays quickest on second day of test
- Italian F3 pair complete Ferrari test
- Jean-Eric Vergne leads first day of young drivers test
- McLaren cover least test distance with new car
- Rosberg: Mercedes are “on the up”
- Second Barcelona test day 5 in pictures
- Hamilton: reliability and pace concerns for McLaren
Image ?é?® Glenn Dunbar / GP2 Series Media Service