Zapping Autonews racing F1 2021: the driver grid
After the winter break, the Sepang tests mark Fabio Quartararo’s return to the track. The reigning premier class world champion is attacking this season as the man to beat.
In difficulty at the end of last season, the Niçois had been dominated by his runner-up in the Bagnaia championship during the last two Grand Prix of the season. The Frenchman hopes for improvements on his Yamaha. These tests will be an opportunity for him to have a first opinion on the question.
🇲🇾✈️ First Test ✈️🇲🇾 pic.twitter.com/DEGYC4Df1U
— Fabio Quartararo (@FabioQ20) February 1, 2022
The tests have already started in Sepang where the reserve drivers and the rookies rode for 3 days. They will leave their places to the incumbent drivers on Saturday.
Fabio Quartararo announces his arrival on Malaysian soil where the Sepang tests are taking place. The world champion will have a first glimpse of the 2022 Yamaha with which he will have to defend his title against the Ducati armada.