2024 F1 pre-season testing driver lineup

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By Calvin S. Nelson

In just a few brief hours, the 2024 Components 1 season will get underway, as all ten groups are set to take part in pre-season testing. Beginning Wednesday morning at Bahrain Worldwide Circuit, the location of the primary race of the season, each F1 staff will put their 2024 challengers by the paces, gathering important information for the season forward.

Now, all ten groups have confirmed their driver lineups for the times to return.

Not one of the groups will likely be utilizing a reserve driver throughout testing, which means all 20 F1 drivers will likely be in motion over the following three days. Whereas the vast majority of groups will use each drivers on every day, some groups — Pink Bull, Mercedes, and Williams — may have a devoted driver for one full day of testing. For instance, defending Drivers’ Champion Max Verstappen may have the RB20 to himself all day Wednesday.

Ferrari has solely outlined the schedule for the primary day, which is able to see Charles Leclerc take part within the morning session, and Carlos Sainz Jr. within the afternoon session.

Right here is the complete schedule:

2024 Testing Lineup

Crew Wednesday (morning) Wednesday (afternoon) Thursday (morning) Thursday (afternoon) Friday (morning) Friday (afternoon)
Crew Wednesday (morning) Wednesday (afternoon) Thursday (morning) Thursday (afternoon) Friday (morning) Friday (afternoon)
Pink Bull Max Verstappen Max Verstappen Sergio Pérez Sergio Pérez Max Verstappen Sergio Pérez
Mercedes George Russell George Russell Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton George Russell
Ferrari Charles Leclerc Carlos Sainz Jr Charles Leclerc Carlos Sainz Jr. Carlos Sainz Jr. Charles Leclerc
McLaren Oscar Piastri Lando Norris Oscar Piastri Lando Norris Lando Norris Oscar Piastri
Aston Martin Fernando Alonso Lance Stroll Fernando Alonso Lance Stroll Lance Stroll Fernando Alonso
Alpine Esteban Ocon Pierre Gasly Pierre Gasly Esteban Ocon Esteban Ocon Pierre Gasly
Williams Alexander Albon Logan Sargeant Logan Sargeant Logan Sargeant Alexander Albon Alexander Albon
VCARB Yuki Tsunoda Daniel Ricciardo Yuki Tsunoda Daniel Ricciardo Daniel Ricciardo Yuki Tsunoda
Stake Valtteri Bottas Zhou Guanyu Zhou Guanyu Valtteri Bottas Valtteri Bottas Zhou Guanyu
Haas Kevin Magnussen Nico Hulkenberg Nico Hulkenberg Kevin Magnussen Kevin Magnussen Nico Hulkenberg

Every day consists of two periods, a morning session which begins at 10:00 a.m. native time (2:00 a.m. Jap) and a day session which begins at 3:00 p.m. native time (7:00 a.m. Jap).

F1 followers in america will want a subscription to F1TV to observe testing.

For extra on testing, and what to anticipate, our full breakdown of pre-season testing will be discovered right here.

This publish was up to date on Wednesday afternoon with Ferrari’s lineup for Thursday.

This publish was up to date on Thursday afternoon with Ferrari’s lineup for Friday, and Pink Bull’s adjusted lineup for Friday. With Thursday’s first session minimize brief, Sergio Pérez drove within the afternoon session as properly. Max Verstappen will now drive Friday morning for Pink Bull, with Pérez to drive within the afternoon session.

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