Tag Archive: Vairano

Sep 30

Sirotkin to test Ferrari at Fiorano

Sergey Sirotkin’s push to become the next Sauber driver is now underway.

2013-08-21 - Sauber F1 Team - Sergey Sirotkin 05Officially, the Russian’s debut was on Friday, when he demonstrated Sauber’s 2013 car along a 700 metre asphalted stretch of the new Sochi circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 13

Robert Wickens makes his F1 testing debut in Vairano

Wickens in Straight-Line F1 Action for Marussia Virgin Racing‏

2011-06-07Marussia Virgin Racing completed its third straight-line aero test of the season in Vairano today, providing a further opportunity for a rising talent from its Young Driver Programme to gain their first experience in a Formula One car.

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Sep 01

Esteban Gutièrrez carries out aero test in Vairano

Young Mexican Esteban Gutièrrez will again be at the wheel for the Sauber F1 Team.

GP2 - Lotus ART - Esteban Gutierrez2010-12-23 - Sauber Motorsport - Esteban Gutierrez 3The 20-year old from Monterrey, who is currently competing in the GP2 Series, will be carrying out a straight line test on Saturday, 3rd September 2011, in Vairano. The test programme on the track near Milan will be focusing on aerodynamic measurements of the Sauber C30-Ferrari.

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May 12

Ferrari returning to Vairano for Barcelona upgrade

Test driver Jules Bianchi will run up and down the Vairano straight

2011-05-07 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Turkey - Felipe Massa 7Jules Bianchi  2011-04-02Ferrari is preparing to return to the long straight of the Vairano circuit to test the latest upgrades for the team’s improving 2011 car. After a disappointing start to the season, Fernando Alonso secured the 150 Italia car’s first podium in Turkey and more upgrades will be brought to the Circuit de Catalunya in a week. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Vairano test shows Ferrari back on track – report

“McLaren did it, we can too.” – Fernando Alonso

2011-04-16 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - China - Fernando Alonso 062011-04-16 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - China - Fernando Alonso 05Ferrari is reportedly on the road to recovery after getting to the bottom of a wind tunnel problem that has affected development of the 2011 car. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 14

Toro Rosso test F-duct again for Singapore debut

F-duct will make another appearance at Vairano this Thursday

2010-09-13 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Jaime Alguersuari 1Toro Rosso is back in action this week as the Italian team bids to get its blown exhaust and F-duct up and running as soon as possible. At Monza on Friday morning, six grands prix from the end of the 2010 season, the Faenza based squad became the last of the established teams to run the technical innovations. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 08

Domenicali not ruling out title revival for Ferrari

Ferrari not happy with 2013 engine formula

2010-09-02 - Scuderia Ferrari MarlboroFerrari had a tough race at Spa-Francorchamps but could be set for a stronger showing this weekend, according to team boss Stefano Domenicali. The Italian team, whilst trying to recover its championship deficit, brought updates for its F10 car to Belgium two weeks ago that resulted in a backwards step in terms of competitiveness. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

Toro Rosso to test F-duct at Vairano – Buemi

Revealed on Twitter

2010-08-01 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Sebastien Buemi 4Toro Rosso is set to join every other established formula one team in adding a F-duct innovation to its 2010 car. Earlier this season, the small Red Bull-owned team said it could not afford to pursue that line of development. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

Nabil Jeffri becomes youngest ever F1™ test driver with Lotus Racing (updated)

 Malaysian teen becomes youngest F1 tester

2010-07-24 - Lotus F1 Racing - 01The Imperial War Museum runway at Duxford played host to the youngest ever test driver in Formula One™ history today, with 16 year old Nabil Jeffri seeing his F1™ dream come true as he conducted a day of aero testing for Lotus Racing on the museum’s Cambridgeshire runway. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Vairano test shows Ferrari pushing ahead with F10

In the coming days, a straight line test at Vairano is scheduled.

2010-08-01 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Fernando Alonso 5The Italian press rounded on Fernando Alonso after the leading Ferrari driver dropped more than 40 points off the championship lead last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Ferrari confirms McLaren’s Pat Fry joining team

Ferrari confirms new exhaust layout for 2010 car

2010-06-11-0470Ferrari on Tuesday confirmed reports that Pat Fry is joining the famous Italian team. It emerged at the weekend that the 46-year-old Briton, who until recently was heading McLaren’s 2011 car project as long-time joint chief engineer, was linked with a move to the Maranello based squad. Read the rest of this entry »

May 07

Ferrari – no decision yet on F-duct use in Spain

Final decision will only be taken “this evening”.

2010-04-17 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Felipe Massa 02Ferrari has in fact not decided whether to keep using its new full F-duct system for the remainder of the Spanish grand prix weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Fisichella tests Ferrari F-duct at Vairano

Giancarlo Fisichella on Saturday tested a refined version of Ferrari’s own F-duct solution

The Italian team’s test and reserve driver was at Vairano, where what Ferrari described as the “management system for the blown rear wing” was run along with the entire Barcelona-spec package. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 16

Alguersuari to test Toro Rosso at Vairano

Red Bull drivers summoned to test in Spain

2009-03-092009-02-09Unconfirmed Toro Rosso race debutant Jamie Alguersuari’s maiden test in his new role is taking place at the Vairano circuit in Italy on Thursday. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Ferrari’s ‘F60B’ makes Vairano debut

Ferrari’s heavily revised F60 formula one car made its track debut on Friday

2009-05-01 - FerrariThe single seater, up to 15 kilograms lighter than the original 2009 version according to Italian reports, is being tested in a straight line by the Spaniard Marc Gene. Read the rest of this entry »


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