F.I.A. F.3000 INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: MISANO (I), Test day 2:
1. Patrick Friesacher (A) 1'20"262
2. Vitantonio Liuzzi (I) 1'20"721
3. Zsolt Baumgartner (H) 1'20"768
Coloni Motorsport finished the two test-day in Misano with ist three drivers in the first three positions.
In fact, Patrick Friesacher tested with the Team's red colored Lola B2/50 in the afternoon session, after driving with the European Minardi F3000. European Minardi F3000, the only F.1 Junior Team present in the FIA F.3000 International Championship, which was supported by Coloni Motorsport that supply its technical know-how and manage the driver development programme. Friesacher set the pace and showed brilliant performances. The Austrian young boy is one of the most talented driver of FIA F.3000 International Championship and Coloni Motorsport is very happy to provide its car to Patrick.
Tonio Liuzzi was extremely quick: the Italian talented driver tested in Misano for the second time with a F.3000 car, but he topped the classification with the 2nd time overall. Liuzzi, the former F. Super A World Champion, demonstrated to be immediately on the top: Coloni Motorsport was proud to test the Italian driver. The Team's target focus on evaluete and develop young talented drivers, and Liuzzi represent a new Italian ace, together with Pantano and Toccacelo.
Zsolt Baumgartner was still on the podium, registered a good 3rd time overall. The Hungarian talented driver completed a lot of lap with full tank and without use new tyres. In fact, in the second day He focused the work on set the car in race conditions, testing many different set-up solutions. Baumgartner tested for the first time in Misano circuit: Coloni Motorsport is very happy with his performances and is confident that Baumgartner can fight for the points in each races.
Paolo Coloni, Team principal: "I am satisfied with the result of the Misano circuit. We are very happy about the three drivers performance: Friesacher drove very well and was ahead of Liuzzi and Baumgartner. We are working hard to prepare the Championship and to be ready for the first race. We are extremely happy to set three drivers in the first three positions."