Kovalainen gets Belgian and Italian FP1 runs

Thursday 22nd August 2013, 11:38 by TF1T Staff 

Caterham F1 Team

Heikki Kovalainen will get behind the wheel of Caterham's CT03 during first pratice for the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend.

The Finn will replace Charles Pic for the session which will mark his third outing for the team since he was dropped at the end of the 2012 season.

He also took part in FP1 in both Bahrain and Spain to assess Caterham's latest upgrades.

Kovalainen will also replace Giedo van der Garde in Italy where he will take part in the first Friday practice session.

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