Dominguez in line for Mexico seat

Champ Car race winner Mario Dominguez is in line to race for A1 Team Mexico this season in A1 Grand Prix, autosport.com can reveal

Dominguez in line for Mexico seat

The 30-year-old has flown from Monday's delayed Champ Car race in Montreal to Silverstone in time for the first day of the official two-day test at the circuit, in order to evaluate the 550bhp A1 car with a possible view to racing in some events this season.

"I'm not committed to anything yet, I'm just here for the test just wanted to give it a try," Dominguez told autosport.com.

Double A1 race winner Salvador Duran will also test the Mexican car at the British circuit in the test, and is also expected to race for the team this season.

However, Dominguez had to sit out the opening minutes of the session this morning, while the team fixed engine gremlins on the car.

Dominguez is one of several late additions to the driving line-up at the test, the only chance A1 teams get to run together before the season opener at Zandvoort on October 1.

Reigning Indy Pro Series champion Wade Cunningham is testing for New Zealand, while Switzerland are testing former DTM driver Marcel Fassler.

South Africa has a packed testing programme, with Honda F1 tester Alan Van der Merwe and Formula Renault Eurocup racer Adrian Zaugg joining last season's drivers Stephen Simpson, Tomas Scheckter and Gavin Cronje.

A1 Team Indonesia regular Ananda Mikola is testing alongside his brother Moreno Soeprato.

Provisional entry list:

Australia Karl Reindler, Ian Dyk Brazil Tuka Rocha, Alexandre Negrao, Raphael Matos, Rubens Carrapatoso Canada Sean McIntosh, James Hinchcliffe China Congfu Cheng Czech Republic Janis Jaroslav, Jan Charouz France Alexandre Premat, Nicolas Lapierre Germany Nico Hulkenberg, Michael Ammermuller GBR Robbie Kerr, Darren Manning, Oliver Jarvis Indonesia Ananda Mikola, Moreno Soeprapto Ireland Michael Devaney, Patrick Hogan Italy Gian Maria Gabbiani, Michele Rugolo, Manuele Gatto, Alessandro Pierguidi, Davide Valsecchi Lebanon Graham Rahal, Basil Shaaban Malaysia Alex Yoong, Fairuz Fauzy, Nick Iruwan, Aaron Lin Mexico Salvador Duran, Mario Dominguez Netherlands Jos Verstappen New Zealand Johnny Reid, Chris van der Drift, Wade Cunningham Pakistan Adam Khan South Africa Tomas Scheckter, Stephen Simpson, Gavin Cronje, Adrian Zaugg, Alan van der Merwe Switzerland Sebastian Buemi, Marcel Fassler USA Al Unser Jr, Phil Giebler 
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