Tag Archive: Jerez

Apr 09

Campos Racing to start off in style in Jerez

Campos Racing starts a new racing venture in the Euroformula Open next weekend

Tereschenko, Baptista and Menchaca will be joined by Kuwait´s Ahmad Al Ghanem, who will drive a fourth Campos Racing-entered car. Ambitious goals for the Spanish outfit this season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

DAMS is delighted that Carlos Sainz its 2014 champion is already hitting the headlines in Formula 1 with Toro Rosso

DAMS is ready to take up new challenges!

Formula Renault 3.5 - Dams However, all the French team’s attention is now firmly concentrated on the new Formula Renault 3.5 season. After testing at Jerez (5-6 March) and Motorland Aragon (30-31 March) it’s time to take stock of the situation and the season’s prospects. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Moto2™ & Moto3™ field return to Jerez for final test

The Moto2™ and Moto3™ teams and riders return to Jerez for their final preseason test of the 2015 season.

Action returns to the Jerez circuit less than a month since the previous test at the same circuit for the two supporting classes in the MotoGP™ World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Four

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-22 - Scuderia Ferrari - Barcelona - Sebastian VettelFirst of all, I’d like to wish Fernando a quick recovery. Luckily, we have already received some good news, so I hope he we’ll be back in top form at next week’s test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Three

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-21 - Scuderia Ferrari - Barcelona - Sebastian Vettel This morning I was sleeping a bit and, coming out of the pits on cold tyres, I spun. The least I could do was help the guys clean all the gravel out of the car! Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Two

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-03 - Scuderia Ferrari - Jerez - Kimi Raikkonen (1)Today was not ideal, we had some small issues which prevented us from running as much as we wanted, but still we managed to do other stuff, try things and learn. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day One

It’s not that different from Jerez

Sebastian Vettel - Ferrari - photo Getty ImagesOverall we are content with the day, happy because the work we’ve been doing in learning how the car responds to set-up changes was very satisfactory, less happy with the laps count for the day

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Feb 04

Scuderia Ferrari Jerez Test, Day Four

“Over the winter, we have made a good step forward and this car is definitely an improvement over the 2014 one” – Kimi Raikkonen

2015-02-04 - Scuderia Ferrari - Jerez - Kimi RaikkonenWhen you bring a new car to the track, you’re always excited and worried and that is mixed with a profound hope that all the hard work of so many people will be rewarded with performance. If one makes a comparison to last year, these past few days of testing have produced encouraging signs.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Sauber F1 Team Jerez Test, Day Four

On the fourth and final day of testing in Jerez de la Frontera Marcus Ericsson was driving the Sauber C34.

2015-02-02 - Sauber F1 Team - Jerez - Marcus Ericsson 04In the morning the track was still damp, therefore running was limited. Later the track dried out, and the conditions were very good. Marcus completed 112 laps, mainly concentrating on aero scans and race preparation.

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Feb 04

Infiniti Red Bull Racing Jerez Test, Day Four

“We had an issue this morning but we managed to overcome that and we had a clean run in the afternoon”
2015-02-02 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Jerez - Daniil Kvyat (9)Following a slow start this morning at the Circuito de Jerez, Daniil Kvyat brought the fourth and final day of Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s first pre-season test to a close by posting a solid 64 laps.

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Feb 04

Williams Martini Racing Jerez Test, Day Four

Williams Martini Racing will return to the track for the second test in Barcelona beginning on 18 February.
2015-02-03 - Williams Martini Racing - Jerez - Valtteri Bottas 02Today was another trouble-free day and so we completed our programme for the week. The FW37 once again proved how reliable it was with an error free day.

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Feb 04

Mercedes AMG Petronas Jerez Test, Day Four

Lewis wraps up opening pre-season test with solid mileage haul in Spain

2015-02-02 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Jerez - Lewis Hamilton (4)Mercedes AMG Petronas concluded the opening test of the 2015 season today at the Circuito de Jerez, with Lewis Hamilton at the wheel of the F1 W06 Hybrid. Lewis’ best time of 1:22.172 from 117 laps put him third on the time sheets.

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Feb 04

Scuderia Toro Rosso Jerez Test, Day Four

 

 

The last day of the first pre-season test session was another productive one for Scuderia Toro Rosso.

2015-01-31 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR10 Launch Max Verstappen (11)Max Verstappen had his second day at the wheel and now the team gets a few days to crunch all the numbers from the data gathered, before returning to the track at the Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya on Thursday 19th February.

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Feb 04

McLaren-Honda Jerez Test, Day Four

Jerez test report – day four

2015-02-02 - McLaren Honda - Jerez - Jenson Button 06Despite a number of frustrating issues, the team still managed a number of long runs today, and was able to incorporate a compressed programme of aerodynamic testing into the day. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Lotus F1 Team 2015 Jerez Test, Day Four

Good feeling

2015-02-04 - Lotus F1 Team - Jerez - Romain Grosjean 03Lotus F1 Team concluded its first pre-season test at the Circuito de Jerez with Romain Grosjean getting his first taste of the E23 Hybrid.

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Feb 04

Alex Lynn comments on being appointed as Williams Martini Racing Development Driver

Alex Lynn Q&A

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas - Felipe Massa - Suzie Wolff - Alex Lynn 01Reigning GP3 champion Alex Lynn was unveiled as the new Development Driver for Williams Martini Racing at Jerez last weekend, before the first official Formula One test of this season got underway.

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Feb 03

Scuderia Ferrari Jerez Test, Day Three

“It’s too early to talk about results, but we are going in the right direction” – Kimi Raikkonen

2015-02-03 - Scuderia Ferrari - Jerez - Kimi Raikkonen (3) We had a better day in terms of reliability and with Kimi we managed a good number of tests. It was interesting to get his feedback on the handling characteristics of the SF15-T, when compared to last year’s car.

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Feb 03

Sauber F1 Team Jerez Test, Day Three

Tomorrow, for the last day of the Jerez test, it will be Marcus Ericsson behind the wheel of the Sauber C34-Ferrari.

2015-02-02 - Sauber F1 Team - Jerez - Marcus Ericsson 05On day three of the test in Jerez it was again Felipe Nasr behind the wheel of the Sauber C34. With the track damp in the morning, he ran on wet tyres as well as on slicks to make some comparisons. With dry conditions in the course of the afternoon he used different dry compounds and set a best time of 1:21.545 min, which was the fastest of the day overall. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 03

McLaren-Honda Jerez Test, Day Three

Jerez test report – day three

2015-02-02 - McLaren Honda - Jerez - Jenson Button 07After two tricky days, the team turned a corner this morning, managing 32 trouble-free laps around Jerez, which enabled us to put our first serious miles on both the MP4-30 and the RA615H power unit.

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Feb 03

Lotus F1 Team 2015 Jerez Test, Day Three

Romain Grosjean will get his first taste of the E23 tomorrow

2015-02-02 - Lotus F1 Team - Jerez 02Lotus F1 Team enjoyed a productive day of testing at the Circuito de Jerez with Pastor Maldonado completing 96 laps, setting a best time of 1min 22.713secs. The team continued with installation and functionality checks with the E23 Hybrid as well as initial performance assessments. Read the rest of this entry »

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