Renault Jerez test notes 2004-02-12

Chassis programme Jarno Trulli continued set-up work with the R24, and made gradual improvements. He also practiced manual starts. Franck Montagny completed the ride programme with the R23. Tyre programme Montagny conducted some tyre evaluation,...

Chassis programme
Jarno Trulli continued set-up work with the R24, and made gradual improvements. He also practiced manual starts. Franck Montagny completed the ride programme with the R23.

Tyre programme
Montagny conducted some tyre evaluation, completing a longer run on Melbourne-spec tyres.

Other Notes
The latest 'Z' specification RS24 successfully reached its maximum mileage today. The gearbox was changed on the R23.

Pat Symonds, Executive Director of Engineering:

"It was the same story today as previously in the week: we completed our programme, and ran competitively and reliably with the new car. We didn't have any problems, and we are extremely pleased with the work we have accomplished this week."

Jarno Trulli
Chassis: R24-01
91 laps, 404 km
Best time: 1:17.258

Franck Montagny
Chassis: R23-05
90 laps, 399 km
Best time: 1:17.058

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Jarno Trulli , Franck Montagny