Friday, January 25, 2008

F1 continues winter testing

Williams wasn’t the only team busy shaking down their new challenger, as Sir Frank’s squad shared the track with Honda and Renault’s 2008 debutants.

Honda brought its new RA108 to the Valencia test in plain white livery, devoid of any sponsorship, with “Rubinoe” (Rubens Barrichello) shaking down the new chassis.

Meanwhile Fredrico Swauve (Fernando Alonso) gave the Renault R28 its on track baptism, completing nearly forty laps of trouble free running on Day 1 of testing, to which Ferdi the Putz said all of the consilitory new car press speak; “I’m quite happy with the new car, it felt good, blah-blah-blah…”