Nine teams in action on Friday

Nine Formula 1 teams out of eleven have chosen to stay on at Monza on Friday to complete an extra day of testing.

All eleven teams ran on the Thursday however torrential rain hit track during the morning session disrupting the morning sessions, whilst the afternoon session was also disturbed by a drying surface resulting in a ‘green track.

The only two teams who will be missing from the extended day are Spyker and Renault who have both opted to head home. In a statement, Renault explained, “Having completed it s major test items and in order to save mileage for testing later in the year, the team opted not to prolong the test by an extra day.”