Impressive Gilardoni at Nürburgring

Impressive Gilardoni at Nürburgring

01.04.2009: Kevin Gilardoni emerged from collective tests concluded yesterday at Nurburgring as more and more at ease behind the wheel of the Mygale FB2-BMW. The Lombard driver concluded the first day with the tenth fastest

Kevin Gilardoni emerged from collective tests concluded yesterday at Nurburgring as more and more at ease behind the wheel of the Mygale FB2-BMW. The Lombard driver concluded the first day with the tenth fastest time (2'06'759), due to a work oriented to the setup of the car and to learning the circuit.

Great twist yesterday, when Gilardoni has been among the protagonists of a day whereby lap times decreased due to new tyres. For more than two hours Gilardoni has been the fastest man on track and he concluded the day with the fourth best time (2'05'000).

Kevin Gilardoni:

"The track was new to the most part of drivers therefore we all started from the same point. The quickness of progresses with the team is amazing: from test to test we get closer and closer to the performances of fastest drivers and the improvement margin that we still have makes me very optimist.

 I am satisfied by the feelings I get from the single seater. I have a very productive interaction with engineers too... I can push easily and lap times are a direct consequence; in the last run I could have probably been able to be 2-3 tenths faster but traffic prevented me from improving my best lap time.

We still have plenty of work to do and I am aware that during racing weekends things will get much tougher. The continuous progresses increase my enthusiasm and we will exploit the last two collective tests to get ready for the season opener". 
 - Gilardoni - also photo


01.04.2009 / MaP

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