Teams testing at Mugello and Jerez

Tue, 24 July 2007, 07:27

Today the Formula 1 teams started a 3-day test session in Jerez (Spain) and Mugello (Italy). McLaren, BMW Sauber, Renault, Williams, Red Bull, Toyota, and Super Aguri are testing at Jerez. Ferrari and Scuderia Toro Rosso will be in action at Mugello.

Pedro de la Rosa was the quickest man today at Jerez. The McLaren test driver was more than 1 second ahead of Franck Montagny in the Toyota.

Sebastien Buemi has his first serious Formula 1 test. De 18-year old driver from Switzerland replaced the injuried Ammermüller. After the test Red Bull applied for a Formula 1 superlicense for Buemi.

BMW Sauber did not test today, they will start testing tomorrow.

Testsession Jerez, day 1/3
1 P. de la Rosa McLaren 01:20.111 69
2 F. Montagny Toyota 01:21.136 73
3 K. Nakajima Williams 01:21.424 103
4 J. Rossiter Super Aguri 01:21.683 92
5 C. Klien Honda 01:22.035 70
6 N. Piquet jr. Renault 01:22.537 68
7 S. Buemi Red Bull 01:22.565 78

Testsession Mugello, day 1/3
1. V. Liuzzi Scuderia Toro Rosso 1:24.203 80
2. L. Badoer Ferrari 1.24.633 50

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