Yarin Stern fastest at Jerez
Yarin Stern topped the chart in the first day of the pre-season newly named Euroformula Open testing at Jerez, on Friday, where the upgraded 2014 engines made their debut. Team West-Tec’s Israeli driver clocked 1:36.497 during the third of four sessions. Behind him finished Beitske Visser (Emilio De Villota), who was 0.397 slower. Stern’s team-mate Christopher Hoeher was third with 1:37.042, while Asian drivers Yu Kanamaru and Tanart Sathienthirakul completed the top five.
With only two Dallara F308s on track, Wei Fung Thong set the best time in 1:39.393 ahead of Chang Wing Chung. Twelve cars hit the Spanish track.