BMW Sauber F1 Team - Test in Jerez - Day 1

(PresseBox) (München, ) Test in Jerez.

Day one - Wednesday

Weather conditions: sunny and dry, air 20 - 30°C, track 21 - 38°C
Number of cars participating: 10 (with 9 drivers)
Fastest lap overall: 1:16.235 min, Michael Schumacher, Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, Bridgestone

Robert Kubica:
Chassis / engine: BMW Sauber F1.06-06 / BMW P86 V8/BMW Sauber F1.07/ BMW P86 V8
Test kilometres today: 535 km (121 laps). Chassis 06 67 laps, Chassis 07 54 laps.
Fastest lap: 1:17.569 min (Chassis 07)

Robert Kubica had a busy day in Jerez jumping between the two cars - Chassis 06 and 07. He set his fastest time in the morning in 07 and the programme for this car was mainly to test small detail parts for next year. The work on 06 included different tyres and transmission development. On top of these programmes the team also completed some set-up and aero work.

What comes next:
Tomorrow Robert will be the only driver again and will use both chassis to do some work for the next Grand Prix in Brazil.


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