Ferrari Paul Ricard test notes 2006-06-16

Third day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working once again on the 1E-SC version of the Le Castellet circuit, in the South of France. Luca Badoer and Felipe Massa completed the work begun on Wednesday, focused primarily on...

Third day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working once again on the 1E-SC version of the Le Castellet circuit, in the South of France.

Luca Badoer and Felipe Massa completed the work begun on Wednesday, focused primarily on development of Bridgestone tyres and on experimentation with new aerodynamic solutions, as well as evaluation of mechanical and electrical components.

The summary of the day in numbers is: 82 laps for Massa (best time 1:23.905) and 126 for Badoer (1:24.838.)

This afternoon at Fiorano, Marc Gene carried out a shakedown of the cars that Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro will use in the forthcoming Canadian Grand Prix, that takes place at the "Gilles Villeneuve" circuit in Montreal on Sunday 25 June.

The Spanish test driver covered eight laps, divided equally between the standard and short versions of the Maranello company's own track. The best time of the day was a 1:03.594.

Circuit: Paul Ricard HTTT. Version 1E-SC: 5.216 km
Drivers: Felipe Massa and Luca Badoer
Car: 248 F1
Weather: air temperature 22/30 °C, track temperature 26/45 °C. Partly cloudy in the morning, clear but windy in the afternoon.

Circuit: Fiorano track, 2.976 km - short course 1.413 km
Driver: Marc Gené
Car: 248 F1
Weather: air temperature 29/30 °C, track temperature 45 °C. Cloudy with sunny intervals.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Luca Badoer , Marc Gene , Felipe Massa , Gilles Villeneuve
Teams Ferrari