F2 drivers to sample F1 machinery at Hungaroring test

George Russell, Catalunya 2018
Championship leader George Russell will test for Mercedes

F2 drivers who are members of F1 driver programs will get to drive F1 cars in the two day test.

The second in-season test after the one at the Circuit de Catalunya will take place at the Hungaroring tomorrow and Wednesday. Five current F2 drivers plus five past GP2/F2 drivers will drive the 2018 F1 challengers.

F1 test entry list:

Drivers in italics are race drivers for their respective team.

Team* Drivers Years in F2/GP2
Mercedes George Russell 2018
Ferrari Antonio Giovinazzi 2016
Kimi Raikkonen
Red Bull Daniel Ricciardo
Jake Dennis
Force India Nicholas Latifi 2014-2018
Nikita Mazepin
Williams Oliver Rowland 2015-2017
Robert Kubica
Renault Nico Hulkenberg 2009
Artem Markelov 2014-2018
Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley 2010-2012
Sean Gelael 2015-2018
Toro Rosso** Sean Gelael 2015-2018
McLaren Lando Norris 2017-2018
Sauber Marcus Ericsson 2010-2013
Antonio Giovinazzi 2016

*Note: Haas will be absent from the test.
**Note: Toro Rosso will use a second car to test for Pirelli.


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