The final day of testing in Jerez took place in good weather conditions and was very productive for the BMW Sauber F1 Team. Kamui Kobayashi completed a total of 117 laps and posted the third best time of the day.
Chassis / engine: BMW Sauber C29-01 / Ferrari Kilometres today: 518 km (117 laps) Fastest lap: 1:19.188 min
Kamui Kobayashi commented: “I’m really happy with our final day of testing in Jerez. It was a perfect day for us. The conditions were ideal and the car ran trouble-free, so we were able to complete 117 laps and gather a lot of data. We made some progress with the set- up of the car. We will now analyse the data and draw the relevant conclusions for the next test in Barcelona.”
Thomas Hunsicker, Test Engineer), said: “After a difficult day yesterday, I’m really pleased with what we achieved today. We worked on the set-up of the car, tested different tyre compounds and did some aerodynamic evaluations. Thanks to the good conditions and the reliability of the car, we were able to complete our overall testing programme for Jerez.”