Motor racing-Alguersuari handed Pirelli F1 testing role


LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) - Spaniard Jaime Alguersuari, who raced for Toro Rosso last season, was named as an official Formula One test driver for tyre supplier Pirelli on Friday. The 22-year-old will share the duties with Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi, last year's sole tester for the Italian company. Both will drive a 2010 Renault in four development tests at Jerez, Spa, Monza and Barcelona. "The tests will be aimed at defining the 2013 range of Pirelli tyres, which will have new compounds ...

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