The Spanish rider appears to be recovering well from his horror crash.
This year Formula One has had not one silly season but two.
Only in Formula One, going wheel to wheel at speeds of 200mph, does Max Verstappen drive unaccompanied.
The 17-year-old is looking forward to racing against the man, who is old enough to be his dad.
With the 2014 F1 season in the books we're rating the drivers' performances over the course of the year. Next up we look at 11 through 8.
Daniil Kvyat's swift ascension to the senior Red Bull team has left their junior squad with a vacancy for 2015 - and there's no shortage of candidates.
BMW will reward their newly-crowned DTM champion Marco Wittmann with a test outing for the Toro Rosso F1 squad later this year.
Fernando Alonso’s heavily rumoured switch to McLaren could force Jenson Button out of the team - but could he remain in F1?
Fernando Alonso's future has become as big a story as the world title battle in recent weeks, but his comments suggest the saga is nearly over.
After Sebastian Vettel's surprise departure from Red Bull, his replacement, Daniil Kvyat, could have become the luckiest man in F1.