Ferrari Fiorano/Paul Ricard test notes

First day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working on two fronts, at Fiorano and Le Castellet. At the Scuderia's home track, Felipe Massa was in action. The Brazilian, at the wheel of a 248 F1, began a development programme on...

First day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working on two fronts, at Fiorano and Le Castellet.

At the Scuderia's home track, Felipe Massa was in action. The Brazilian, at the wheel of a 248 F1, began a development programme on new electronic solutions, concentrating on testing car set-up. Felipe completed a total of 85 laps, (eight on the short version of the track,) the quickest in a time of 57.307.

At Paul Ricard, also at the wheel of a 248 F1, Luca Badoer began three days of testing centred on Bridgestone tyre development. The Scuderia's official test driver covered 150 laps in total, on the 3E-SC layout of the track, setting a quickest time of 58.676.

The Scuderia continues testing tomorrow, as follows: Felipe Massa will continue at Fiorano, while Michael Schumacher will be working at Le Castellet.

Circuit: Fiorano track, 2.976 km - short course 1.413 km
Driver: Felipe Massa
Car: 248 F1
Weather: air temperature 18/21 °C, track 22/36 °C. Partially cloudy in the morning, sunny in the afternoon.

Circuit: Paul Ricard HTTT. Version 3E-SC (3.254 km)
Driver: Luca Badoer
Car: 248 F1
Weather: air temperature 17/22 °C, track temperature 20/33 °C. Clear in the morning, partially cloudy in the afternoon.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Luca Badoer , Michael Schumacher , Felipe Massa
Teams Ferrari