Robin Frijns, Caterham, Jerez, 2014

Teams confirm driver line-ups for first Bahrain test

2014 F1 seasonPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Robin Frijns, Caterham, Jerez, 2014Romain Grosjean will be the first of Lotus’s drivers to get behind the wheel of the new E22 in an official test session as the team makes a belated start to its pre-season programme.

Grosjean will drive the car on the first two days of the four-day test which starts in Bahrain tomorrow before handing over to Pastor Maldonado.

It will be race drivers only for most teams at the test – with one exception. Caterham with give Robin Frijns another day at the wheel of their CT05 on the first day of the test.

The 2012 Formula Renault 3.5 champion covered ten laps for the team at Jerez but was unable to set a lap time due to teething troubles with the car.

Sebastian Vettel will lead Red Bull’s attempt to get their pre-season preparations back on track as he does the first two days of running in the RB10.

A Williams spokesperson said their driver line-up would be confirmed on the first day of the test.

Team Wednesday 19th Thursday 20th Friday 21st Saturday 22nd
Red Bull Sebastian Vettel Sebastian Vettel Daniel Ricciardo Daniel Ricciardo
Mercedes Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg
Ferrari Fernando Alonso Fernando Alonso Kimi Raikkonen Kimi Raikkonen
Lotus Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean Pastor Maldonado Pastor Maldonado
McLaren Kevin Magnussen Kevin Magnussen Jenson Button Jenson Button
Force India Nico Hulkenberg Nico Hulkenberg Sergio Perez Sergio Perez
Sauber Adrian Sutil Esteban Gutierrez Esteban Gutierrez Adrian Sutil
Toro Rosso Daniil Kvyat Jean-Eric Vergne Daniil Kvyat Jean-Eric Vergne
Marussia Jules Bianchi Max Chilton Max Chilton Jules Bianchi
Caterham Robin Frijns Kamui Kobayashi Marcus Ericsson Kamui Kobayashi

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