Testing – Here’s the latest driver schedule for the first pre-season test of 2020, at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona from the 19th to 21st of February.
Formula 1 descends upon the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona in Spain from the 19th to the 21st of February, for the first winter test of 2020. Pre-testing will take place over two separate weeks, with the second test scheduled from the 26th to the 28th of February.
With the Formula 1 team’s launches well underway, they have also started confirming their planned driver line-ups for testing.
Ferrari’s driver line-up for the first test will see Sebastian Vettel given the honours of driving the SF1000 for the first day. Vettel and Charles Leclerc will share the second day, before Leclerc takes over for the entire third day.
Haas will run Kevin Magnussen for Day 1, with Romain Grosjean at the wheel of the V.F.20 for Day 2. Grosjean and Magnussen will then split driving duties for the final day to complete the team’s schedule.
The confirmed list is below, and will be updated as information becomes available.
F1 Testing Driver Line-Up Schedule (Test 1)
|Team||Day 1 (Wednesday)||Day 2 (Thursday)||Day 3 (Friday)|
|Ferrari||Sebastian Vettel||Charles Leclerc (AM) / Sebastian Vettel (PM)||Charles Leclerc|
|Red Bull Racing||TBC||TBC||TBC|
|Haas||Kevin Magnussen||Romain Grosjean||Romain Grosjean (AM) / Kevin Magnussen (PM)|