McLaren Mercedes Valencia test notes 2008-01-22

Drivers: Heikki Kovalainen and Pedro de la Rosa Location: Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia, Spain Track Length: 4.005km Weather: Warm sunshine throughout the day: Track temperature, 38.9°C / Ambient temperature, 22.2°C Laps Run: Total - ...


Drivers: Heikki Kovalainen and Pedro de la Rosa
Location: Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia, Spain
Track Length: 4.005km Weather: Warm sunshine throughout the day: Track temperature, 38.9°C / Ambient temperature, 22.2°C

Laps Run: Total - 218
Kilometres Covered: Heikki - 416km approx / Pedro - 456km approx
Best Lap Time: Heikki - 1m13.026 at 14: 06 / Pedro - 1m13.163 at 13: 00

Programme: The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team moved itâ^À^Ùs winter testing programme up to Valencia this week, where a productive day was spent accumulating more miles on the MP4-23. Work continued on the ongoing development of the 2008 challenger, with particular focus on bringing the gearboxes up to mileage, to be in line with the new rules that gearboxes are to last for four races in 2008.

Drivers for Day Two: Lewis and Heikki

Duration of Test: Three days (Tuesday 22nd - Thursday 24th January)

-credit: mclaren mercedes

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Pedro de la Rosa , Heikki Kovalainen
Teams Mercedes , McLaren