McLaren’s tests are run by Lando Norris instead of the sick Ricciardo.
Australian F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo has given a positive test result in the corona test and has not been able to drive the royal class test drives in Bahrain. However, Ricciardo’s team McLaren believes its driver will recover next week, when the World Cup starts in Bahrain.
The team confirmed Ricciardo’s test result on Friday. The driver had been feeling unwell since Wednesday, but is recovering according to the stable.
“Daniel’s isolation will continue according to local regulations. We believe he will get out of isolation in time to participate in the opening competition,” the team said in a statement.
Instead of Ricciardo, McLaren’s tests are run Lando Norris. Winter tests end on Saturday.
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