Singer Ariana Grande has released a new song «test drive» as the sixteenth track and the second bonus track in the deluxe edition of Ariana Grande’s sixth studio album» Positions».
Grande confirmed that «Test Drive» will be the sixteenth track of Positions on February 11, 2021, during the countdown to the premiere of the music video with the remix of «34 + 35». On February 17, 2021, Grande posted an excerpt of the song on social media, and on February 19, the track was officially released.
During the remix of «34 + 35», Grande revealed that she had a dilemma when compiling the original Positions track list because she couldn’t decide whether «Test Drive» or «Love Language» should fill the track 11 slot. In the end, however, she revealed that she liked the way the original track list turned out and that she «won’t change anything about it».
«I always envisioned [new songs] coming as part of this era, this chapter, this storyline, this album. It felt like they needed to be heard, and they had to give the album a second life in the future», — says Grande.