Australia`s Daniel Ricciardo was fastest on the second day of pre-season testing in Barcelona on Friday as world champion Lewis Hamilton made a surprise return after missing much of the opening day due to a fever.
The Sauber F1 Team on Wednesday announced Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015 season. The Italian started his racing career in karting in 2005. After winning several championships he moved up to single seater racing. In 2013, the 20-year-old won the European F3 Championship with 13 wins. One year later he competed in the GP2 series, where he won the main race in Spa-Francorchamps and clinched another two podiums to finish eighth overall.
Former Ferrari chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is returning to the board of Formula One as a non-executive director along with former Diageo chief executive Paul Walsh, controlling shareholders CVC said on Thursday.