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'Big step up' for simulator driver Jake Dennis in real-life test

Jake Dennis had been behind the wheel of the Red Bull RB14 hundreds of times before. But Wednesday's outing was a very different experience for the 22-year-old Briton, as he made his real-world début behind the steering wheel of the F1 car. Dennis is Red Bull's simulator development driver, but he's not had the chance to drive the current car on an actual track before. The Blancpain GT Series racer was finally handed his maiden F1 appearance by the team on the second day of in-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. "My first day in the RB14 went really well," Dennis said after the end of the day's track time. "Obviously it’s a big step up from what I’m...
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