Jerez - BMW Sauber - Test day 1
Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld
drove the two F1.08 cars during the first of three test days in Jerez.
In perfect weather conditions the duo completed 91 and 94 laps respectively, completing today’s test schedule as planned.
drivers worked on the setup of the car trying various solutions and system checks, which helped the team further understand the new car.
However, the work on the aerodynamics was affected by strong winds in the afternoon. In addition both drivers did several practice starts.
Kubica ended the day third fastest with a best lap of 1:19.539s, while Heidfeld posted a 1:19.
958 and was sixth fastest.
Tomorrow the focus will be again on improving the setup of the F1.08 car, concentrating on aerodynamic solutions and the braking system.
Source BMW Sauber