McLaren Abu Dhabi young driver test Thursday report

McLaren press release

Oliver Turvey, McLaren Mercedes
Oliver Turvey, McLaren Mercedes

Photo by:

Driver: Oliver Turvey
Location: Yas Marina Circuit
Track length: 5.554km
Laps completed: 89
Kilometres covered: 494km
Best laptime: 1m41.513s at 16:03
Weather: Another beautifully hot and sunny day. Maximum ambient temperature 32°C, maximum track temperature 56°C


Oliver Turvey returned to the cockpit to conclude the development work he initiated at the start of the test on Tuesday. The team finished off its initial running of aero and mechanical systems for 2012, completing some useful fundamental research which will be fed into the development and build of next year’s car, the MP4-27A.

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series Formula 1
Drivers Oliver Turvey
Teams Mercedes , McLaren
Tags abu dhabi, mclaren, turvey, yas marina