Marussia revises Silverstone test lineup

Marussia revises Silverstone test lineup

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Marussia revises Silverstone test lineup


Marussia has revised its running plans for this week’s young driver test to ensure Max Chilton and Jules Bianchi get some mileage.

With racers now allowed to take part at Silverstone to help evaluate Pirelli’s new tires, Chilton and Bianchi will be doing half a day each.

Chilton is to run in the afternoon on Wednesday, taking over from Tio Ellinas, while Bianchi will run on Friday afternoon once Rodolfo Gonzalez has completed his driving.

Silverstone test lineup as announced by teams so far:

Team Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Red Bull Da Costa/Ricciardo Da Costa/Webber Sainz/Vettel
Ferrari Rigon Rigon Massa/Rigon
Lotus Prost Valsecchi Raikkonen
Force India Calado * Sutil * di Resta *
McLaren Magnussen Turvey Paffett
Toro Rosso Cecotto Sainz/Ricciardo Vergne/Kvyat
Sauber Frijns Frijns/Hulkenberg Sato
Williams Juncadella Maldonado Wolff
Marussia Ellinas/Chilton Gonzalez Gonzalez/Bianchi
Caterham Rossi Stevens van der Garde/Pic

* The driving schedule will be confirmed each morning