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Kevin Magnussen top on day one young driver test in Abu Dhabi



Kevin Magnussen posted quickest lap-time for McLaren in the season final young driver test at Abu Dhabi. The Dane speedy set the fastest lap in morning session of opening day, Gary Paffett was continue test for McLaren machine in the afternoon.

Red Bull’s Antonio Felix da Costa set second fastest lap-time ahead of Gary Paffett second McLaren guy. The Portuguese speedy posted best time +1 seconds over the McLaren to Gary Paffett for the afternoon session.

Robin Frijns set fourth quickest lap-time with 1m43.775s for Sauber ahead of Lotus’s Nicolas Prost. The French man set fifth quickest for Lotus with 1:44.194s.

Toro Rosso’s Luiz Razia was sixth quickest with 1:44.691, at the same time as Caterham’s Giedo van der Garde was slowest having tired the morning running aero tests.

Pos  Driver                  Team                Time                Laps
1. Kevin Magnussen McLaren-Mercedes 1m42.651s 40
2. Antonio Felix da Costa Red Bull-Renault 1m42.717s + 0.066s 79
3. Gary Paffett McLaren-Mercedes 1m43.407s + 0.756s 44
4. Robin Frijns Sauber-Ferrari 1m43.775s + 1.124s 78
5. Nicolas Prost Lotus-Renault 1m44.194s + 1.543s 55
6. Luiz Razia Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1m44.691s + 2.040s 67
7. Giedo van der Garde Caterham-Renault 1m45.936s + 3.285s 57
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