Johnny Cecotto Jr and Nobuharu Matsushita set the pace on the first day of the three-day Formula 2 test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Monday.
GP3 Series race winner Ralph Boschung will race for Campos Racing in the recently re-branded FIA Formula 2 Championship in 2017.
Malaysian driver Nabil Jeffri will race for Trident Motorsport in 2017 after switching across from Arden International.
The FIA Formula 2 Championship has been born following the re-branding of the GP2 Series, starting with the 2017 season.
Alexander Albon will make the jump from GP3 to GP2 in 2017, remaining with the ART Grand Prix squad he finished second with last season.
Oliver Rowland has joined DAMS for his sophomore season of GP2, joining Nicholas Latifi, who remains with the team for a second season.
Nobuharu Matsushita has become the first driver to be confirmed for ART Grand Prix’s line-up for the 2017 GP2 Series season.
The 2017 GP2 Series season will not visit Malaysia but will have a round that does not support Formula 1 at the Circuito de Jerez in October.
Carlin have announced that they will not be participating in the 2017 edition of GP2 Series racing in order to focus on their other racing commitments.