has finished his first Formula 3 test day on a high. The 16 year old Dutchman made his F3 debut today after just nine test with a Formula Renault
2.0 car. The test day ended perfectly during the fourth session with the fastest time ever with a Formula 3 car on the Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Valencia.
The previous track record was driven during a test session in December last year by Tom Dillmann
. Also driving for Team Motopark
, Dillmann set a 1:24.941, whilst Verstappen beaten this time with a 1:24.832.
During the day, the four F3 sessions were dominated by the son of former F1 driver Jos Verstappen
. Tom Blomqvist was the only driver who could stay close to the Dutchman. Verstappen will continue testing tomorrow.