McLaren Mercedes Jerez test notes 2008-02-13

TEST REPORT - JEREZ - DAY TWO Date: Wednesday 13th February 2008 Drivers: Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen Track Length: 4.428km Weather: Clear skies and warm, however windy throughout the session Track temperature, 27.2 C / Ambient ...

TEST REPORT - JEREZ - DAY TWO
Date: Wednesday 13th February 2008

Drivers: Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen


Track Length: 4.428km

Weather: Clear skies and warm, however windy throughout the session
Track temperature, 27.2 C / Ambient temperature, 17.8 C

Laps Run: Total - 152
Kilometres Covered: Lewis - 301km approx / Heikki - 372km approx.

Best Lap Time: Lewis - 1m19.857 at 11: 10 / Heikki - 1m20.152 at 11: 56

Programme: Heikki joined Lewis in Jerez as the test plan switched to a focus on longer runs. The day was affected by windy conditions, which made the track conditions far from ideal. Lewis finished shortly after 15: 00, as the wind had picked up during the course of the afternoon. The team chose to focus on preparing his car for tomorrow's running.

Heikki continued to the end of the session, with his programme switching to shorter runs.

Drivers for Day Three: Lewis and Heikki

Duration of Test: Three days (Tuesday 12th - Thursday 14th February)

-credit: mclaren

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Lewis Hamilton , Heikki Kovalainen
Teams Mercedes , McLaren