Buemi on duty for Red Bull at Pirelli test in Bahrain 12 December, 2013 Sebastien Buemi Red Bull has confirmed that reserve driver Sebastien Buemi will be driving for Red Bull F1 during the three day Pirelli tyre test in Bahrain, with Sebastian Vettel and Daniel Ricciardo not expected at the three day test. The reigning World Champions will join Ferrari, Mercedes and Toro Rosso for the test from 17-19 December at Sakhir. Buemi, who was recently re-confirmed as the team’s test/reserve driver for 2014, will be in action in the cockpit of the team’s RB9. The Swiss driver recently won the final round of the World Endurance Championship at Bahrain International Circuit, driving for Toyota. Sebastian Vettel and the team’s new recruit Daniel Ricciardo are expected to sample the Adrian Newey penned RB10 at the first official test of 2104 at Jerez next month. (GP247) Subbed by AJN. Related NewsRed Bull: We know we have to catch up in a lot of areasVettel taking the Bahrain testing blows like a true championRed Bull: First an electrical problem, then an oil leakVettel’s return to testing in Bahrain is plagued by problemsButton predicts that Red Bull will be quick when they find reliabilityRed Bull improve in time for Vettel’s return to testing duty in BahrainRed Bull: Overall a good day and very encouragingRed Bull: We’re missing 165 horsepower to the leading Mercedes, about 30km/h on the straights!Marko: Sebastian is not amused that we are so far behind, but it’s no use getting angryRicciardo: It’s clear that we probably won’t come out to Melbourne and dominate Red Bull Cheats Good that he gets a driver of the car. Jaime Alguersuari is all but forgotten now.