Ferrari Barcelona/Fiorano test notes 2003-07-11

Fourth and final day of testing for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro at the Catalunya circuit, near Barcelona. Back on track today was Luca Badoer, who last tested here on Tuesday. The Italian test driver worked on aerodynamics and a Bridgestone tyre ...

Fourth and final day of testing for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro at the Catalunya circuit, near Barcelona. Back on track today was Luca Badoer, who last tested here on Tuesday. The Italian test driver worked on aerodynamics and a Bridgestone tyre development programme.
Badoer completed a total of 111 laps, with a best time of 1:18.324.

Fourth day of testing this week - the first at Fiorano - for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro. The day's schedule was very busy: Felipe Massa carried out the shake down of the three F2003-GA which will be used in the forthcoming British Grand Prix, on 20th July at Silverstone circuit. Michael Schumacher continued with development of Bridgestone tyres.

The Brazilian test driver completed a total of 18 laps, three of them on the short version of the track. His best time was 58"416.

Over the day, Schumacher did 118 laps (three of them on the short version of the track,) the quickest being a 58.037.

Also present at Fiorano today was the official Alfa Romeo-Autodelta team. Its driver Sebastian Stahl did around sixty laps at the wheel of a 156 GTA.

Circuit: Circuit de Catalunya, 4.727 km
Driver: Luca Badoer
Car: F2003-GA
Weather: air temperature 24/36C, track temperature 31/52C, sunny.

Circuit: Fiorano track, 2.976 km - short course 1.413 km
Drivers: Michael Schumacher and Felipe Massa
Cars: F2003-GA
Weather: air temperature 30/32C, track 47/54C. Sunny.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Luca Badoer , Michael Schumacher , Felipe Massa , Sebastian Stahl
Teams Ferrari