From 1-3 December, the FIA will be running a test session in Jerez for inexperienced drivers in Formula One cars; with several men already confirmed to drive, the list the candidates so far can be announced.
The test at the Spanish circuit will permit only those drivers who have driven in no more than two Grands Prix to take part. All runners must also hold a full FIA Superlicence.
The line-up so far is as follows:
Pablo Sanchez-Lopez (MX) – 3rd in Italian Formula 3,
Daniel Zampieri (IT) – Italian Formula 3 Champion
Marco Zipoli (IT) – Italian Formula 3 runner-up
Daniel Ricciardo (AU) – British Formula 3 Champion
Bertrand Baguette (BE) – World Series by Renault Champion
Brendon Hartley (NZ) – Red Bull Junior Team (pictured)
Mirko Bortolotti (IT) – Red Bull Junior Team
Nico Hülkenberg (DE) – GP2 Champion and 2010 Williams driver
Andy Soucek (ES) – Formula 2 Champion