24 February


Test one in Barcelona – Day three


Circuit: Circuit de Catalunya / 4.655 km
Driver: Felipe Nasr
Weather: Morning: sunny and dry, afternoon: sunny and dry;
air 9° – 18°C, track 10° – 25°C
Chassis / engine: Sauber C34-04 / Ferrari
Laps today: 115 laps, 535.325 km
Fastest lap: 1:26.392 min (P7, soft tyres)

Programme: aero measurements, set-up work and tyre work on long-runs


Felipe Nasr:
“Overall I am pleased to finally be back in the car after the winter break – and completing 115 laps on my first day of testing. It’s been a while, so it is good to get back into the ryhthm quickly. Today we were able to go through an extensive programme. In the morning we did aero measurements and tested different set-ups. We then focused more on tyre testing during long-runs in the afternoon, on soft as well as medium tyres.”


What comes next:
At the final day of test one in Barcelona, Felipe Nasr will again drive the Sauber C34-Ferrari.
posted at 23:11:04 on 02/24/16 by webmaster - Category: tests