McLaren and Force India have decided that they not attends in Pirelli’s Bahrain tyre test, Sky Sports reporting, the duo was quote the limited timeframes involved in getting ready for next week’s quick -arranged test session.
Formula 1 governing body (FIA) had named both teams as participate in Monday’s announcement. McLaren and Force India confirms their decisions not to attend to Sky Sports Online on Tuesday.
“We are not testing in Bahrain next week,” a McLaren spokesman said.
A spokesman for Force India, meanwhile, made clear that the late timing of the test’s scheduling meant they didn’t have sufficient notice to freight cars and equipment to Bahrain in order to begin testing in seven days’ time.
“Given the short notice of this test taking place and the timeframes involved, the team will not be attending the test,” the team’s spokesman said.