BMW Sauber Barcelona test notes 2006-01-24

Test programme/Remarks: Nick simulated several starts to gather respective data. In the afternoon, work was hampered by a gear selection problem that needs to be analysed. Jacques also simulated starts and did some basic set-up work on the new car.

Test programme/Remarks: Nick simulated several starts to gather respective data. In the afternoon, work was hampered by a gear selection problem that needs to be analysed. Jacques also simulated starts and did some basic set-up work on the new car. In the afternoon, he completed several long-runs.

What comes next: Tomorrow, Nick will test the BMW Sauber F1.06, while Robert Kubica will drive the interim car for the first time.

Jacques Villeneuve
Chassis: BMW Sauber F1.06
Engine: BMW P86 V8
Test kilometres today: 430 km
Number of laps today: 91
Fastest lap: 1:17.615 (lap 53)

Nick Heidfeld
Chassis: Sauber C24B
Engine: BMW P86 V8
Test kilometres today: 116 km
Number of laps today: 25
Fastest lap: 1:18.405 (lap 23)

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Jacques Villeneuve , Nick Heidfeld , Robert Kubica
Teams Sauber