25 February


Test one in Barcelona – Day four


Circuit: Circuit de Catalunya / 4.655 km
Driver: Felipe Nasr
Weather: Morning: sunny and dry, afternoon: sunny and dry;
air 9° – 20°C, track 11° – 27°C
Chassis / engine: Sauber C34-04 / Ferrari
Laps today: 121 laps, 563.255 km
Fastest lap: 1:26.053 min (P6, soft tyres)

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

Felipe Nasr:
“It was again a very intensive day. I collected a lot of mileage while driving the C34 for the last time. In the morning our programme was dedicated to tyre evaluation. I did many short runs on soft tyres. After the lunch break we mainly focused on set-up work and at the end of the session I was able to do a long run. Now I am very much looking forward to driving the new C35 next week.”


What comes next:
The Sauber C35-Ferrari will have its debut at the second winter test (1st to 4th March) on the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. Felipe Nasr will be behind the wheel on days one and three, Marcus Ericsson on days two and four.

posted at 20:11:00 on 02/25/16 by webmaster - Category: tests