F1: Three teams slated to test Pirelli tires in February

Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton and George Russell will all have an early test run this year to test Pirelli’s 2023 tires at Jerez, and it will give the teams an advantage over everyone else because they will slip in 2023 design elements in their 2022 cars to see how they work.

Dates Drivers Team Tires Tested
Feb 3-4 Hamilton and Russell Mercedes All the 2023 Pirelli Slick Tires
Feb 5-6 Gasly AlphaTauri 2023 Intermediate and Full Wets
Feb 7-8 Alonso Aston Martin Pirelli early 2024 Slicks