It was announced yesterday that the Force India team will be in action at the first Barcelona test with their new 2016 car, stating that their preparations are “progressing well.”
Last yea,r the team was unable to attend the opening pre-season test which cost them four days of running. Alongside this, Force India only had a modified version of their 2014 car available for the second outing.
This year Force India, who achieved a career best fifth place in the 2015 Constructors’ Championship, are confident they will run at both pre-season tests and will do so with their new 2016 challenger.
A spokesman told GPUpdate.net the following-
‘Our winter programme is progressing well and we will be attending both Barcelona test sessions.’
The spokesman further added that the team intends running their 2016 car at both outings. The F1 Pre-season testing gets underway at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona on 22 February.