Carlos Sainz will make his on-track debut with Ferrari next week as he steps up his preparations for the new season with the Scuderia.
Since his switch from McLaren last month, Sainz has so far spent his time getting to know people behind the scenes and undertaking a number of runs in the simulator.
Team principal Mattia Binotto recently confirmed that as part of his development, and
to become acquainted with his new engineers and the team's procedures, the 26-year-old would drive the 2018 car at Fiorano.
GPFans now understands that test will take place on January 27 and 28, with Charles Leclerc also expected to be involved pending his recovery from a positive Covid-19 test that was confirmed on the 14th.
Ferrari is to confirm the programme in the next few days.
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