Ferrari - Mugello - Testing
While rivals were busy testing at Silverstone and Jerez, Ferrari concluded their test programme today at Mugello.
Ferrari test driver Luca Badoer joined Michael Schumacher
today to work on development of new mechanical components and Bridgestone
tyres, for the three final race of the 2006 season.
Schumacher completed a total of 98 laps (14 short) setting a best time of 1:20.366s. Badoer covered 148 laps, 4 on the short version of the track, the quickest in 1:22.355s.
At the same time at Fiorano, Felipe Massa carried out the shakedown of the 248 F1 cars that will be used in the back-to-back races in the Far East. Massa did a total of 20 laps, half on the short version of the track, with the quickest in a time of 59.240s.