A former GP2 Series runner, Johnny Cecotto joined the Russian squad and fellow South American driver Facu Regalia.
The Red Bull Junior Team driver dominated the day.
On the Italian track the Russian team completed two very positive Free Practice sessions.
The team owned by Guto Negrão enjoyed a good start shining among the top-runners at the end of the Free Practice day.
The final F.Renault 3.5 pre-season test ended with a good result for AVF team.
Zeta Corse enjoyed a trouble-free run on the first day of the Jerez World Series by Renault test.
Despite the huge pressure linked to a “Superpole”situation, the Italian driver coped with it well and posted the 9th quickest time of the afternoon.
Roman Mavlanov: "Today wasn't an easy day for a rookie."
Rain fell on the Spanish venue right at mid-day, and in doing so it disrupted both sessions.