Toro Rosso to use Vergne and Kvyat in F1 Bahrain tyre test

The Toro Rosso team will use its 2014 race drivers Jean-Eric Vergne and Daniil Kvyat in the upcoming Formula 1 tyre test in Bahrain

Toro Rosso to use Vergne and Kvyat in F1 Bahrain tyre test

Pirelli was given dispensation to run a three-day test at the Sakhir circuit, and Red Bull, Ferrari, Toro Rosso and Mercedes will be in action.

Toro Rosso said Vergne will drive on the first day and a half, before Russian Kvyat takes over for the remainder of the test. They will be using this year's STR8 car.

The test will run from December 17-19.

GP3 champion Kvyat will make his grand prix debut next year, replacing Red Bull-bound Daniel Ricciardo alongside Vergne.

Bahrain test line-up: Team Drivers Red Bull Sebastien Buemi Mercedes Lewis Hamilton/Nico Rosberg* Ferrari Pedro de la Rosa/Jules Bianchi Toro Rosso Jean-Eric Vergne/Daniil Kvyat * To be confirmed 
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