Nico Rosberg and Mercedes were serious. For the first time, the new Formula One silver arrow of the German Vice World Champion was raised in preparation for the new season with the fast soft tires. And Rosberg promptly set aside a time on Friday that impressed the competition more than a little.
In 1:22792 minutes Rosberg shot by far the fastest lap of all the previous test days at the Circuit de Catalunya this year. Natü? rlich the Mercedes time is a hammer time, said the fourth-place compatriot Sebastian Vettel.
For comparison: On Thursday at the start of the second test runs Felipe Massa had set the best time in Williams (with Mercedes drive). The experienced Brazilian had 1:23500 minutes benö Right. On Friday, his Finnish teammate Valtteri Botta was second best. its Rü stopped at a round on the 4655-kilometer long Grand Prix course on Rosberg: 1203 seconds. In the qualification for the Groß Rosberg’s team colleague, the spä, won the Spanish prize last year; former World Champion Lewis Hamilton, 1:25232 minutes benö in the lobby; nger model of the Mercedes to secure the pole.
Formula-1-Debü landed on Friday; Aunt Felipe Nasr from Brazil – 1279 seconds behind Rosberg- in third place. The fourth was Vettel. In the new SF-15T of Ferrari, the four-time world champion shot most of the rounds: say and write 143. This is more than two racing indices. On more than 100 rounds came also Rosberg (106), teenager Max Verstappen in Toro Rosso (139), Pastor Maldonado in the Lotus (140) and Nasr (141). So is Jenson Button in the new McLaren Honda. The British created 101 Umlä Ugly. This was especially after the ominö Fernando Alonso’s accident last Sunday a glimpse of light r the British traditional team. Also the verunglü on Friday, Spaniards first opened their doors to the Ö public opinion. In a 23-second video at youtube erklä rte the 33-year-old Spaniard: Hello to all, as you see kö I mean, I’m totally fine. Their wä re gladly this week at the tests in Barcelona, but the recommendations of Ä According to the doctor, I should wait a few more days.
visibly relaxed with an lä blue-gray satin sweatshirt in front of a grü a hedge kü the World Championship of 2005 and 2006 announced that he would do another sweep this weekend and keep his fans informed again next week. Alonso had been in the hospital until Wednesday after his accident. The last test runs take place without him.
Dafü r celebrated Nico Hü lkenberg’s debü t in the new car of Force India. 77 rounds the Emmericher got there. Hü? In the VJM08, however, lkenberg was only the ninth and thus the last. its Rü ckstand auf Tempomacher Rosberg: Ü about fü five and a half seconds.