McLaren Mercedes Barcelona test notes 2008-11-17

Date Monday November 17 2008 Drivers Pedro de la Rosa and Gary Paffett Location Barcelona Track length 4.655km Weather Dry all day. Cold in the morning but bright and sunny later. Laps completed 65 (Pedro), 78 (Gary) Kilometres covered 666km...

Date Monday November 17 2008
Drivers Pedro de la Rosa and Gary Paffett

Location Barcelona
Track length 4.655km
Weather Dry all day. Cold in the morning but bright and sunny later.

Laps completed 65 (Pedro), 78 (Gary)
Kilometres covered 666km (Pedro 303; Gary 363)
Best laptime Pedro - 1m21.417 at 16:13pm

Programme Both drivers undertook pre-2009 preparation work using cars fitted with slicks and modified to simulate '09 levels of downforce. Pedro focused on the MP4-23K - the KERS car.

Driver for day two Gary Paffett

Duration of test Three days (November 17-19 2008)

-credit: mclaren

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Pedro de la Rosa , Gary Paffett
Teams Mercedes , McLaren