Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Test Report - Jerez Day Two

Date: Tuesday 15th January 2008
Drivers: Heikki Kovalainen and Pedro de la Rosa
Location: Circuito de Jerez, Jerez, Spain
Track Length: 4.423km

Weather: Chilly in the morning, warming throughout the day
Track temperature, 31.1 C
Ambient temperature, 16.8 C
Laps Run: Total -- 242

Kilometres Covered:
Heikki -- 580km approx
Pedro -- 490km approx

Best Lap Time:
Heikki -- 1m19.780 at 14:59
Pedro -- 1m19.650 at 12:57

Programme: With clearer weather in Jerez today's programme saw continuing development work of the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 2008 challenger the MP4-23 with the team concentrating on systems durability, which incorporated some set-up work on both cars. In addition longer runs were focused on as part of the testing for the Bridgestone Potenza tyres.

Drivers for Day Three: Lewis and Heikki

Duration of Test: Three days (Monday 14th -- Wednesday 16th January)

-credit: mclaren-mercedes