Ferrari testing 2011 car in Barcelona this week

Pedro De La Rosa

Pedro De La Rosa

This week Ferrari tested at the Barcelona circuit with a 2011 Formula 1 car, it has emerged.

Autosprint, and the Spanish sports newspaper El Mundo Deportivo, report that test driver Pedro de la Rosa is at the wheel of the 150 Italia car.

The test, apparently involving the development of Pirelli’s 2014 tyres, was reportedly confirmed by Ferrari. (GMM.)

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  • Taskmaster

    And the upshot is… Ferrari gains a pile of data to correlate with their wind tunnel data – something they are desperate to solve. Good move on their part.