Next Colton Herta Former Formula 1 driver Will Stevens also entered McLaren MCL35M really get a feel for this. Stevens, who finished second in the WEC 6 Hours of Monza last weekend The LMP2 class stepped in Wednesday and took the wheel from Colton Herta.
Stevens has been a development driver with the team since 2018 and has also tested regularly in McLaren cars since 2020. In 2014 he moved up Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for the Caterham team. In 2015 he ran the whole season with the Manor team. He did not score any points in this, his best place was thirteenth during the Great British Grand Prix.
Stevens said he really enjoyed his day behind the wheel: It was a great day and I loved every minute of it. It’s good to get a bit of feedback on how the car works, this helps me in my normal role as a simulator driver.
“It’s been an amazing day, and I’ve loved every minute of it. It’s been great to get a new understanding of how the car drives to support my regular role in the sim.”
– McLaren (@ McLarenF1) July 13, 2022