Rowland, King join FR3.5 field for Barcelona test

Oliver Rowland and British Formula 3 champion Jordan King are among the drivers who will evaluate Formula Renault 3.5 moves in this week's post-season test at Barcelona

Rowland, King join FR3.5 field for Barcelona test

Rowland, the 2011 McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award winner will spend both Tuesday and Wednesday testing for Fortec, which took Robin Frijns to last year's FR3.5 crown.

British 21-year-old Rowland has spent the past two seasons in the Formula Renault Eurocup, finishing in the top three in the championship each time.

Pierre Gasly, who beat him to the Eurocup title last weekend, will also join the test for two days of running with Tech 1.

King will run with his F3 squad Carlin, which will also field another of its F3 line-up in the shape of Jann Mardenborough on day one, before the Nissan GT Academy graduate has a try-out with Arden Caterham on Wednesday.

Formula 1 aspirant Antonio Felix da Costa remains in FR3.5 to test with Carlin on day two, alongside Alexander Sims.

As AUTOSPORT revealed earlier, European Formula 3 champion Raffaele Marciello will drive for DAMS and Tech 1 during the test.

After his partial FR3.5 season this year, Carlos Sainz Jr is due to test for Pons and DAMS.

GP2 frontrunner Stefano Coletti is a surprise addition, running with the SMP/Comtec squad on both days.

Team            Day 1               Day 2
Tech 1          Pierre Gasly        Pierre Gasly
                William Vermont     Raffaele Marciello
Arden Caterham  William Buller      Jann Mardenborough
                Nico Muller         Zoel Amberg
Fortec          Oliver Rowland      Oliver Rowland
                Riccardo Agostini   Nikolay Martsenko
ISR             Sergey Sirotkin     Sergey Sirotkin
                Daniil Move         TBA
Lotus           Matthieu Vaxiviere  Matthieu Vaxiviere
                Oscar Tunjo         Marlon Stockinger
Carlin          Jann Mardenborough  Antonio Felix da Costa
                Jordan King         Alexander Sims
SMP by Comtec   Stefano Coletti     Stefano Coletti
                Nick Yelloly        Nick Yelloly
Draco           Lucas Foresti       Andre Negrao
                Pietro Fantin       Pietro Fantin
DAMS            Raffaele Marciello  Will Buller
                Marlon Stockinger   Carlos Sainz Jr
Strakka         Will Stevens        Will Stevens
                Matias Laine        Matias Laine
Zeta Corse      Roman Mavlanov      Roman Mavlanov
                Nikolay Martsenko   Riccardo Agostini
Pons            Carlos Sainz Jr     Chewon Im
                Luca Ghiotto        Luca Ghiotto
AV              Vittorio Ghirelli   Lucas Foresti
                Alice Powell        TBA
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