Webber to get the first taste of the RB8

© Ubaid Parkar, 24 January 2012
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Red Bull confirmed its schedule for the first pre-season test at Jerez with Mark Webber set to drive the new car first.

The Milton Keynes-based outfit will be present at the Spanish circuit with its 2012 challenger, the RB8, which will be revealed on February 6 in an online presentation on the team’s website.

The testing session at Jerez will last for four days and will begin on February 7.

Webber will test the car on the first two days followed by teammate and defending world champion Sebastian Vettel on the following two days.

Red Bull is seeking a hat trick of drivers’ and constructors’ championship this year.


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