close global

Welcome to GPFans

CHOOSE YOUR COUNTRY

  • NL
  • GB
  • ES-MX
  • US
  • GB
F1 Testing 2024: Confirmed driver lineups for all three days in Bahrain

F1 Testing 2024: Confirmed driver lineups for all three days in Bahrain

F1 Testing 2024: Confirmed driver lineups for all three days in Bahrain

F1 Testing 2024: Confirmed driver lineups for all three days in Bahrain

With the 2024 Formula 1 season just around the corner, pre-season testing in Bahrain kicked off on Wednesday, February 21. Find out when each of the 20 drivers will be hitting the track in Sakhir, as they prepare for another record-breaking season.

After a well-deserved winter break, the F1 circus awakens from its slumber with crucial pre-season testing taking centre stage. From February 21 to 23, the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir plays host to three pivotal days of on-track action, offering the first official glimpse into the true potential of the 2024 challengers.

READ MORE: F1 testing 2024: Dates, times and how to watch live

But who will be behind the wheel for each team throughout the test? Let's delve into the driver schedules and see who gets to tame their new steeds first.

F1 Testing 2024: Driver Schedule

Three days of testing are scheduled with two, four-hour sessions taking place per day between 10am - 7pm local time (7am - 4pm UK, 8am - 5pm CET, 2am - 11am EST, Tue 11pm - Wed 8am PST). See the driving schedule below.

READ MORE: Horner Red Bull testing role given MAJOR update

Red Bull

Wednesday, February 21: Max Verstappen (all day)
Thursday, February 22: Sergio Perez (AM), Max Verstappen (PM)
Friday, February 23: Sergio Perez (all day)

Mercedes

Wednesday, February 21: George Russell (all day)
Thursday, February 22: Lewis Hamilton (all day)
Friday, February 23: Lewis Hamilton (AM), George Russell (PM)

Ferrari

Wednesday, February 21: Charles Leclerc (AM), Carlos Sainz (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Charles Leclerc (AM), Carlos Sainz (PM)
Friday, February 23: Carlos Sainz (AM), Charles Leclerc (PM)

McLaren

Wednesday, February 21: Oscar Piastri (AM), Lando Norris (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Oscar Piastri (AM), Lando Norris (PM)
Friday, February 23: Lando Norris (AM), Oscar Piastri (PM)

Aston Martin

Wednesday, February 21: Fernando Alonso (AM), Lance Stroll (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Fernando Alonso (AM), Lance Stroll (PM)
Friday, February 23: Lance Stroll (AM), Fernando Alonso (PM)

Alpine

Wednesday, February 21: Esteban Ocon (AM), Pierre Gasly (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Pierre Gasly (AM), Esteban Ocon (PM)
Friday, February 23: Esteban Ocon (AM), Pierre Gasly (PM)

Williams

Wednesday, February 21: Alexander Albon (AM), Logan Sargeant (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Logan Sargeant (all day)
Friday, February 23: Alexander Albon (all day)

Haas

Wednesday, February 21: Kevin Magnussen (AM), Nico Hulkenberg (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Nico Hulkenberg (AM), Kevin Magnussen (PM)
Friday, February 23: Kevin Magnussen (AM), Nico Hulkenberg (PM)

Stake F1 Team

Wednesday, February 21: Valtteri Bottas (AM), Zhou Guanyu (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Zhou Guanyu (AM), Valtteri Bottas (PM)
Friday, February 23: Valtteri Bottas (AM), Zhou Guanyu (PM)

Visa Cash App RB

Wednesday, February 21: Yuki Tsunoda (AM), Daniel Ricciardo (PM)
Thursday, February 22: Yuki Tsunoda (AM), Daniel Ricciardo (PM)
Friday, February 23: Daniel Ricciardo (AM), Yuki Tsunoda (PM)

F1 Pre-season Testing 2024 FAQs

When and where is the 2024 F1 testing taking place?

The testing will be held at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir from February 21 to 23, 2024. Each day runs from 7am to 10pm local time.

How can I watch the F1 pre-season testing?

Various broadcasters will provide blanket coverage, including Sky Sports F1 (UK), F1 TV Pro (worldwide), and local networks in certain regions. Check your local listings for specific details.

Who are the drivers participating in pre-season testing in 2024?

All 20 F1 drivers will be behind the wheel for their respective teams, including veterans Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso, as well as rising stars such as Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri.

READ MORE: F1 Schedule 2024: Full calendar with all you need to know about every grand prix

Related

Mercedes Lewis Hamilton 2024 Formula 1 season Bahrain International Circuit
F1 star RELISHES silencing doubters amid Ricciardo RB struggles
Latest F1 News

F1 star RELISHES silencing doubters amid Ricciardo RB struggles

  • Yesterday 21:57
F1 star reveals how Verstappen and Hamilton rivalry influenced key decision
Latest F1 News

F1 star reveals how Verstappen and Hamilton rivalry influenced key decision

  • Yesterday 21:12
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
Ontdek het op Google Play