The return of Sato – Takuma Sato testing for Toro Rosso – Photos

Toro Rosso search for their 2009 drivers has been on for weeks. The team does not plan to make any decisions until late November early December but the drivers evaluations are going on. Sebastien Buemi tested the STR03 in Jerez on Wedndesday, Thursday saw the Formula 1 return of Takuma Sato, his first F1 drive since the demise of Super Aguri. Sato may not be the greatest driver F1 has ever seen but he has definitely been very popular, especially in Japan. Here is a little photogallery of Sato’s return behind the Formula 1 wheel. I think this the first time I see him driving a F1 car that is not powered by Honda …

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See also – Toro Rosso and Takuma Sato – Can that go wrong ?

Photos: Red Bull/GEPA

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  1. Correct me if I’m wrong, but is that the first time he’s driven an F1 car that didn’t have a Honda engine?

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