Ferrari Testing at Magny Cours 98-06-17

Second day of testing at Magny-Cours Nevers, Magny-Cours, 17th June Circuit: Nevers, Magny-Cours, 4.250 Km. Drivers: Michael Schumacher, F300 chassis number 181. Eddie Irvine, F300, chassis number 183. Weather: air...

Second day of testing at Magny-Cours Nevers, Magny-Cours, 17th June Circuit: Nevers, Magny-Cours, 4.250 Km. Drivers: Michael Schumacher, F300 chassis number 181. Eddie Irvine, F300, chassis number 183. Weather: air temp. 15-20 C, track 25-40 C, sunny with some clouds. Scuderia Ferrari-Marlboro continued its test programme at Magny-Cours today. The 4.250 Km track which hosts the French GP on 28th June was very busy with no less than 17 drivers hard at work, including both Scuderia members, Michael Schumacher and Eddie Irvine. The German continued with yesterday's set-up programme and tyre testing. He did 85 laps with a best time of 1m 17.60s (4th fastest.) Irvine's F 300 was fitted with the front wing first used at the Canadian Grand Prix and various chassis settings were tried with it. The Irishman did 76 laps with a best time of 1m 17.76s (5th fastest.) Both drivers continue testing tomorrow.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Eddie Irvine , Michael Schumacher
Teams Ferrari