McLaren rookie Kevin Magnussen set best lap-time for second day of second pre-season test at Bahrain. Opening day Pacesetter Nico Hulkenberg set second fastest lap-time ahead of Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso, Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg.
Eric Boullier, McLaren Race Director: “We’re still at the very beginning, we want to get more miles on the car ‘- Boullier told the BBC. “If we can do every day to test, but that’s not the issue. We are quite happy. It is still pretty much the miscue, as is usually the case at this stage. We must be careful, but we rejoice in, where we are going. ”
Force India is not a record regarding the miles, but again he could be fast. The VJM07 so far seems to be competitive, and Nicolas Hulkenberg confident at driving it, although the German is not impressed the new technique.
Jean-Eric Vergne successively completed problem-free test, but the Renault package has improved clearly. Although it was not difficult in comparison … In this respect, the Caterham was no surprise and Kamui Kobayashi was able to pack into the machine again on a more serious scale.
Williams’ Valtteri Bottas, Caterham’s Kamui Kobayashi, Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel and Toro Rosso’s Jean-Eric Vergne respectively completed the top eight in the time-sheet.