Carlos Sainz carried out wet-weather working for Pirelli at Circuit Paul Ricard on Wednesday as a part of the corporate’s preparations for 2022.
Pirelli will introduce 18-inch tyres in Formulation 1 in 2022 as a part of the overhaul of the technical laws that was pushed again by 12 months because of the pandemic.
Mercedes was initially scheduled to participate within the take a look at however was changed by Ferrari owing to issues associated to the finances cap.
Sainz’s team-mate Charles Leclerc accomplished 141 laps on the venue on Tuesday.
Sainz, contemporary from his maiden Ferrari podium on the Monaco Grand Prix, took over on Wednesday and accomplished 167 laps behind the wheel of a modified 2019-spec SF90.
Sainz break up working between the Intermediate and Full Moist tyres on the venue which has a built-in sprinkler system.
Additional two-day exams on the dry-weather prototype tyres are deliberate after grands prix on the Crimson Bull Ring, Silverstone and Budapest, whereas one other moist tyre take a look at is about to happen at Magny Cours in mid-September.
The brand new-for-2022 compounds are then set to be trialled by all 10 groups on the Yas Marina Circuit after the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in mid-December.