Ferrari protege Fuoco leads second day of GP3 Abu Dhabi test

Ferrari junior Antonio Fuoco set the pace on the second day of GP3 testing in Abu Dhabi on Thursday

Ferrari protege Fuoco leads second day of GP3 Abu Dhabi test

The Trident driver's morning benchmark of 1m55.135s was 0.029 seconds faster than Jack Aitken's fastest time in the afternoon session, while Jake Dennis, who was second in both sessions, was also within 0.1s of the pace.

Fuoco, who finished sixth in GP3 with Carlin this year, was third fastest in the afternoon, sitting behind an Arden one-two made up of Aitken and Dennis.

- switching from ART to Arden - was next up, making sure the British team had all three of its cars in the top four in the combined times.

McLaren junior and 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 racer Nyck de Vries joined the test line-up for day two with ART, ending the day 1.1s adrift of the pace set by Fuoco.

MORNING TIMES:

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Antonio Fuoco Trident 1m55.135s - 21
2 Jake Dennis Arden International 1m55.193s 0.058s 26
3 Charles Leclerc Arden International 1m55.423s 0.288s 30
4 Matevos Isaakyan Koiranen GP 1m55.429s 0.294s 17
5 Jack Aitken Arden International 1m55.445s 0.310s 27
6 Jake Hughes Status Grand Prix 1m55.475s 0.340s 26
7 Kevin Jorg Trident 1m55.664s 0.529s 26
8 Matt Parry Koiranen GP 1m55.685s 0.550s 17
9 Nirei Fukuzumi ART Grand Prix 1m55.861s 0.726s 30
10 Steijn Schothorst Trident 1m56.196s 1.061s 23
11 Konstantin Tereschenko Campos Racing 1m56.288s 1.153s 15
12 Tatiana Calderon Status Grand Prix 1m56.436s 1.301s 22
13 Will Palmer Status Grand Prix 1m56.757s 1.622s 29
14 Nabil Jeffri Koiranen GP 1m56.783s 1.648s 21
15 Nyck de Vries ART Grand Prix 1m56.846s 1.711s 27
16 Alexander Albon ART Grand Prix 1m56.874s 1.739s 22
17 Leonardo Pulcini Jenzer Motorsport 1m57.043s 1.908s 24
18 Giuliano Alesi Jenzer Motorsport 1m57.153s 2.018s 29
19 Antoni Ptak Jenzer Motorsport 1m57.644s 2.509s 26
20 Mahaveer Raghunathan Campos Racing 1m57.701s 2.566s 29
21 Rahul Raj Mayer Campos Racing 1m59.433s 4.298s 23

AFTERNOON TIMES:

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Jack Aitken Arden International 1m55.164s - 26
2 Jake Dennis Arden International 1m55.351s 0.187s 28
3 Antonio Fuoco Trident 1m55.500s 0.336s 26
4 Kevin Jorg Trident 1m55.636s 0.472s 19
5 Jake Hughes Status Grand Prix 1m55.649s 0.485s 26
6 Charles Leclerc Arden International 1m55.674s 0.510s 24
7 Alexander Albon ART Grand Prix 1m55.989s 0.825s 30
8 Matt Parry Koiranen GP 1m56.005s 0.841s 22
9 Tatiana Calderon Status Grand Prix 1m56.077s 0.913s 19
10 Leonardo Pulcini Jenzer Motorsport 1m56.084s 0.920s 21
11 Konstantin Tereschenko Campos Racing 1m56.231s 1.067s 28
12 Nyck de Vries ART Grand Prix 1m56.274s 1.110s 26
13 Steijn Schothorst Trident 1m56.383s 1.219s 24
14 Nabil Jeffri Koiranen GP 1m56.690s 1.526s 19
15 Will Palmer Status Grand Prix 1m57.145s 1.981s 27
16 Giuliano Alesi Jenzer Motorsport 1m57.301s 2.137s 26
17 Mahaveer Raghunathan Campos Racing 1m57.347s 2.183s 32
18 Matevos Isaakyan Koiranen GP 1m57.765s 2.601s 20
19 Antoni Ptak Jenzer Motorsport 1m57.771s 2.607s 27
20 Nirei Fukuzumi ART Grand Prix 1m57.979s 2.815s 12
21 Rahul Raj Mayer Campos Racing 1m58.539s 3.375s 31

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