F1 » Abu Dhabi Young Driver F1 test times - Day 1

Jean-Eric Vergne goes quickest for Red Bull Racing on the opening day of the Young Driver Test at Yas Marina in Abu Dhabi

Last Comment


November 16, 2011 2:45 PM

Because he's never been a race driver. McLaren are exploiting a loop hole here. Very clever actually. Because of that I think his times cannot be taken too seriously, I think he'll be running a proper testing programme - whereas the other teams are more interested in seeing how quick "their" young guns can go compared to each other and the race drivers' times, McLaren won't care about that at all. They'll just see it as an opportunity to get some more tech feedback. Sad for Paffett in a way I guess but on the other hand he won't have to cough up the millions that some of the other kids have in order to get behind the wheel of an F1 car...

Add Comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2015 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.