BMW Sauber Paul Ricard test notes 2006-04-06

In the morning, both drivers worked on the set-up of the car. Jacques Villeneuve also tested some aerodynamic parts. In the afternoon, Robert Kubica completed a tyre test development programme for Michelin and evaluated different tyre ...

In the morning, both drivers worked on the set-up of the car. Jacques Villeneuve also tested some aerodynamic parts. In the afternoon, Robert Kubica completed a tyre test development programme for Michelin and evaluated different tyre specifications in view of the European Grand Prix at the Nürburgring.

Jacques was forced to finish his working day prematurely due to a fuel system problem that could not be fixed in time.

What comes next: Tomorrow, Robert will drive alongside Nick Heidfeld who will take over from Jacques for the final day.

Jacques Villeneuve
Chassis: BMW Sauber F1.06-07
Engine: BMW P86 V8
Test kilometres today: 191 km (50 laps)
Fastest lap: 1:04.960 (lap 44)

Robert Kubica
Chassis: BMW Sauber F1.06-06
Engine: BMW P86 V8
Test kilometres today: 470 km (123 laps)
Fastest lap: 1:05.390 (lap 23)

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