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Jerez Test II Day 2: Sauber report

Feb.18 (YF1)  With constantly changing conditions and a wet track all day, the BMW Sauber F1 decided to limit today’s testing to 8 laps in the morning. Pedro de la Rosa: “With the same mixed conditions...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Ferrari report

Feb.18 (YF1) Lucio Battisti, one of Italy’s famous singer-songwriters, asked in a song from 1980 how an arduous day might taste. The drivers and the members of the Formula 1 teams, who have been living in...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: AT&T Williams report

Feb.18 (YF1) AT&T Williams were back on track in Jerez today with Rubens Barrichello at the wheel of the FW32. Working under intermittently wet conditions, the team continued work on race preparations...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Renault report

Feb.18 (YF1) Another day of unsettled weather restricted the team’s technical programme. There were heavy rain showers in the morning and windy conditions with further showers in the afternoon. Team...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Toro Rosso report

Feb.18 (YF1) This was undoubtedly the worst, in terms of the weather, of the nine days of pre-season testing held so far this month. Sébastien completed just 57 laps, running rain tyres throughout. With...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Virgin Racing report

Feb.18 (YF1) Virgin Racing experienced an altogether more productive day in Jerez today. The team completed an encouraging 72 laps with Timo Glock posting the 8th fastest time of the 12 cars on track. While...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Red Bull report

Feb.18 (YF1) Sebastian Vettel was driving the RB6 again today on day two of the current four-day test in Southern Spain where, guess what – it rained! The team’s agenda had included more aero-testing...
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Jerez Test II Day 2: Mercedes GP report

Feb.18 (YF1) Nico Rosberg was back in the MGP W01 car today as the Mercedes GP Petronas team continued this week’s test programme in Jerez, Spain. Poor weather continued to affect the testing action with...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Red Bull report

Feb.17 (YF1) Poor weather conditions and a break-down in the official timing were the obstacles in the way of today’s testing, but consistent runs from Sebastian ensured the RB6 topped the timesheets on...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Renault report

Feb.17 (YF1) A day of mixed weather in Jerez saw the circuit affected by several heavy rain showers during the day. At times the track dried out allowing the team to complete a mix of wet and dry...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Mercedes GP report

Feb.17 (YF1) The Mercedes GP Petronas team began the third pre-season test at the Jerez circuit in southern Spain today with Michael Schumacher at the wheel of the MGP W01. After last week’s rain-affected...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: McLaren report

Feb.17 (YF1) The day-long changeable conditions made progress frustratingly slow, as meaningful running could not be achieved without the arrival of either a rain shower or a red-flag period. Nevertheless,...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Ferrari report

Feb.17 (YF1) It was a day of hiccups for the Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, today at the eighth day of testing for the 2010 Championship, the fifth at the "Circuito Permanente de Velocidad" in Jerez de la...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Toro Rosso report

Feb.17 (YF1) Driver: Sebastien Buemi; Chassis: STR5 - 02; Best time: 1:23.322, 79 laps Just four days after the end of the last test session, the third and penultimate one of the winter got underway today,...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Force India report

Feb.17 (YF1) The Force India Formula One Team resumed its VJM03 testing programme at the Circuito de Jerez today as the first of a four day programme got underway. New test and reserve driver Paul di Resta...
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Jerez Test II Day 1: Williams report

Feb.17 (YF1) Williams F1 team objectives for the day were to concentrate on set-up work and systems checks with the FW32. Sam Michael, Technical Director: Today the track was generally damp with only a few...
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Kubica: “Already feels like home at Renault”

Feb.16 (YF1) Robert Kubica is starting to feel part of the Renault family with two tests, Valencia and Jerez, under his belt. He reflects on last week's four days at Jerez and his integration into his new...
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McLaren announces new partnership deal

Feb.15 (YF1) Vodafone McLaren Mercedes announced a new partnership with Processia Solutions - a Canadian PLM (product lifecycle management) implementation specialist who will work alongside the team to...