The Formula 1 teams will have four days of workouts separate Great Prizes to fine-tune the preparation of their single-seaters of the campaign in 2016. According to advanced Autosport, the paths chosen have been the Barcelona, which will also be the stage of the pre-season test, and the Silverstone.
The dates chosen for these days are the 17th and 18th of may, the week following the Grand Prix of Spain, and the 12th and the 13th of July, after the Grand Prix of Great Britain. The mythical path british occupies the place that he took last year the Red Bull Ring of Austria, where last year held the second test of the season.
The choice of dates is not accidental. The rules of sport, 2016, provides that each team can have two courses of test not more than two consecutive days duration, and which must be held on circuits with Large Awards have been held not before 36 hours. In addition, the regulation also requires that each team put in two of the four days one of their young pilots.