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Who is testing in Barcelona today: Day 1

28 February 2013

The final pre-season test ahead of the new F1 season gets underway today, with a further four days of running planned at the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona.

The test will be vital for teams as preparations go on for the 2013 opener in Australia, although the weather could work against them with rain forecast for the area. Indeed, the circuit is already wet for the opening day of testing, where the likes of Mark Webber, Felipe Massa and Lewis Hamilton will be in action for their respective teams.

Barcelona test line-up - Thursday 28 February:

Mark Webber Australia Red Bull-Renault
Felipe Massa Brazil Ferrari-Ferrari
Sergio Perez Mexico McLaren-Mercedes
Romain Grosjean France Lotus-Renault
Lewis Hamilton Britain Mercedes-Mercedes
Esteban Gutierrez Mexico Sauber-Ferrari
Paul di Resta Britain Force India-Mercedes
Valtteri Bottas Finland Williams-Renault
Jean-Eric Vergne France Toro Rosso-Ferrari
Charles Pic France Caterham-Renault
Max Chilton Britain Marussia-Cosworth