Ferrari Paul Ricard test notes 2006-07-19

First day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working at the Paul Ricard-HTTT Le Castellet circuit, in the South of France. Felipe Massa and Marc Gene were in action today, both at the wheel of a 248 F1. The work schedule, which...

First day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working at the Paul Ricard-HTTT Le Castellet circuit, in the South of France.

Felipe Massa and Marc Gene were in action today, both at the wheel of a 248 F1. The work schedule, which took place on the 2A-b-SC version of the track, revolved mainly around Bridgestone tyre development for the next three races, which take place in Germany, Hungary and Turkey. In addition, the two drivers also worked on development of mechanical and electrical solutions.

The summary of the day in numbers is: 92 laps for Felipe (best time 59.627) and 180 for Marc (1:00.080.) Testing continues at this circuit tomorrow, with Felipe Massa and Michael Schumacher on track.

Circuit: Paul Ricard HTTT. Version 2A-b-SC: 3.530 km
Drivers: Felipe Massa and Marc Gene
Car: 248 F1
Weather: air temperature 27/31 °C, track temperature 30/45 °C. Sunny.

-ferrari-

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Michael Schumacher , Marc Gene , Felipe Massa
Teams Ferrari