EU3000: Draco Racing Nurburgring Friday practice report

Both Team Draco drivers at the top in test sessions. Team Draco completed the first official test of season 2003 at Nürburgring circuit today, with cloudy and cold weather conditions. The German Sven Heidfeld had a great debut setting the...

Both Team Draco drivers at the top in test sessions.

Team Draco completed the first official test of season 2003 at Nürburgring circuit today, with cloudy and cold weather conditions.

The German Sven Heidfeld had a great debut setting the third quickest time during the 1st test session which saw the Russian Rusinov in provisional pole. Heidfeld achieved an excellent time also in session 2 with a fastest time of 1:50.508 that confirms the good set up of his Lola and his progressive improve at the guide of a F.3000 single seater, which is very different from the F.3 car that he was used to drive.

The young Brazilian Farfus concentrated his work in session 2 improving a lot his performance and his car set up, in configuration of this demanding and technical circuit. In the second session, on a faster track, Augusto set the fourth fastest time (more than 1 second quicker than the time set in session 1) and stopped the clock in 1:49.975.

Note: Qualifying session: today at 16.15 (60 minutes) - N|rburgring hour.

Weekend SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY
09.50 - 10.35: timed common test
12.35 - 13.20: timed common test
16.15 - 17.15: qualifying session

SUNDAY
08.30 - 08.45: warm up
14.30: RACE, 31 laps (km. 153,550)

NEXT RACE: 11th May - Magny Cours, France

-dr-

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Series Auto GP
Drivers Sven Heidfeld