First day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working at the Vallelunga circuit, near Rome. Today, Luca Badoer and Felipe Massa were on track. The two drivers took turns at the wheel of the F2004 and the F2005, for a series of comparative tests.
Under overcast skies and in front of around a thousand spectators, a total of 74 laps was completed: 53 for Massa and 21 for Badoer. The best time on the day (1:14.262) was set by the Brazilian driver, while the Scuderia's official test driver's quickest time was a 1:16.322.
Testing continues at this circuit tomorrow, once again with Luca Badoer and Felipe Massa.
Circuit: Autodromo di Vallelunga - (4.085 km)
Drivers: Felipe Massa and Luca Badoer
Car: F2004 and F2005
Weather: air temperature 16/20°C, track temperature 17/22 °C. Overcast.