Pascal Wehrlein is present in Paul Ricard with the Mercedes 2015 modified to offer a few levels of downforce, similar to those you will see in the cars of 2017. In this way, Pirelli continues with the program of development of what will be one of the elements star of the season that everyone is waiting with expectation. The official pilot of the Manor -and that belongs to the program of young pilots Mercedes-, has started a test of three days duration.
Parallel, Kimi Räikkönen is present in the Catalan circuit of Montmelo to continue with the work begun in Fiorano last August. The Finnish driver will cede his place to Sebastian Vettel in tomorrow to complete the planned programme of two days in the demanding path Spanish.
Mercedes will return to Paul Ricard on 21 and 22 September to perform a test with the wet tyres and, already in October, will take up the baton for Ferrari in Montmeló to move forward with the dry.