Which drivers are collaborating in Abu Dhabi’s post-season take a look at?
The take a look at will likely be primarily used for trialling the brand new Pirelli compounds, which will likely be used for the 2023 season.
Nevertheless, a number of groups may also take the chance to run their newly-recruited 2023 drivers, with preseason testing alternatives restricted forward of the opening race in Bahrain.
Groups will run two automobiles every: one for the common race drivers, and one designated for a ‘rookie’ driver, outlined as an eligible driver with fewer than two Grands Prix expertise.
McLaren, AlphaTauri and Williams will use the chance to run their incoming inexperienced drivers (Oscar Piastri, Nyck de Vries and Logan Sargeant respectively) within the rookie-designated automobiles.
It is also an opportunity for Alpine, Aston Martin and Haas to run their incoming skilled drivers (Pierre Gasly, Fernando Alonso and Nico Hulkenberg).
Most of the common drivers will share one automobile, with Purple Bull, Ferrari and Mercedes utilizing each of their race drivers throughout the take a look at.
The take a look at runs from 9AM to 6PM native time (5AM to 2PM UK time).