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Vandoorne wracks up Superlicence miles

Stoffel Vandoorne has hailed his "fantastic" debut having tested a McLaren F1 car for the first time on Wednesday. The McLaren protege was in action at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Day Two of the two-day test, replacing regular driver Jenson Button. With his day reserved exclusively for testing Pirelli's tyres, Vandoorne completed 136 trouble-free laps with a best time of 1:28.441. "This has been a fantastic day for me: my first experience in a Formula 1 car, and a really great opportunity to get plenty of laps under my belt," said the 22-year-old. "I want to say a big thank-you to the team - everyone has been incredibly helpful and positive." Such...
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