Crimson Bull junior Jehan Daruvala will fabricate his Formulation 1 test debut at Silverstone this week in last Twelve months’s McLaren.
Daruvala presently sits third in Formulation 2 as a result of the highest-placed of 5 Crimson Bull-backed drivers within the subject.
The 23-Twelve months-dilapidated is competing in his third season in F1’s most important toughen sequence, having beforehand completed twelfth and seventh within the drivers’ championship, with three wins in as a few years.
Daruvala was a product of Energy India’s ‘one in a thousand million hunt’ for an Indian F1 driver and joined Crimson Bull’s junior programme after ending third in FIA Formulation 3 in 2019.
On Tuesday this week, he’ll provoke a two-day check with the MCL35M that McLaren raced in 2021.
F1’s recommendations dangle modified this Twelve months to permit teams to make make the most of of autos as current as 2021 originate for personal testing, this functionality that of the scale of the 2022 regulation adjustments.
It’s already been confirmed that IndyCar go winner Colton Herta will conduct a personal testing programme with McLaren this Twelve months – additionally within the MCL35M – nonetheless the dates haven’t been launched.
McLaren could per probability be but to allege which drivers it could actually maybe bustle in no now not as much as two be aware lessons this Twelve months – as per the modern necessary youthful driver be aware requirement for 2022.
However Herta and fellow IndyCar go winner and Arrow McLaren SP driver Pato O’Ward are within the physique.