Lewis Hamilton enjoyed a positive end to testing in Barcelona after completing the largest number of laps in a single day for McLaren 's new MP4-26.

The Briton managed 107 laps of the Catalunya circuit en-route to the fifth quickest time as he worked through a lengthy programme focused on tyre development.

That meant Hamilton wasn't focused on chasing lap times but was instead keen to see how the Pirelli tyres would work throughout a race stint.

"It was very encouraging to log over 100 laps with MP4-26 today - an impressive conclusion to our four days in Barcelona," McLaren test team manager Indy Lall said.

"We're still working through a very lengthy development programme - today wasn't about pure performance, it was about conducting a disciplined series of long-runs - but it's been a positive end to our test here."

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