Toyota Paul Ricard test notes 2002-05-15

After a second consecutive two-car finish in the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend, Panasonic Toyota Racing today began a three-day test session at its home track of Circuit Paul Ricard. Mika Salo completed 29 laps of the 5.7-kilometre layout of...

After a second consecutive two-car finish in the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend, Panasonic Toyota Racing today began a three-day test session at its home track of Circuit Paul Ricard. Mika Salo completed 29 laps of the 5.7-kilometre layout of the French track during the day.

Miak Salo

"We ran a specific aerodynamics programme today in preparation for Canada. We were interrupted by some technical problems during the session, but we managed to complete the programme and tomorrow we will focus our efforts on tyre testing and mechanical work for next week's Monaco Grand Prix."


Weather conditions: Dry and sunny.
Air temperature: min 20, max 24
Track conditions: Dry all day.
Asphalt temperature: min 23, max 47.


Mika Salo
Best lap time 1m38.97s
29 laps completed
Chassis: TF102/06

-toyota-

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series Formula 1
Drivers Mika Salo
Teams Toyota Racing