Ferrari Testing at Silverstone 98-06-11

Rain delays testing again Silverstone, 11th June Circuit: Silverstone Circuit, 5.140 km Driver: Michael Schumacher, driving F 300 chassis number 183. Weather: air temp. 8-11 C, track...

Rain delays testing again Silverstone, 11th June Circuit: Silverstone Circuit, 5.140 km Driver: Michael Schumacher, driving F 300 chassis number 183. Weather: air temp. 8-11 C, track 10-15 C, heavy rain in the morning, wet track with no rain in the afternoon. Very heavy rain and cold weather, once again delayed Scuderia Ferrari-Marlboro's test programme at Silverstone circuit. Apart from one lap to check the conditions, Michael Schumacher did not go out in the morning. In the afternoon, the track was still very wet, even though the rain stopped. The German concentrated on testing rain tyres and tried various new compounds and tread patterns. On this, the final day of the test, Schumacher completed 70 laps with a best time of 1m 32.199s.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Michael Schumacher
Teams Ferrari