McLaren: A difficult final day for Jenson and the team 2 March, 2014 McLaren report from the final day of preseason testing at Bahrain International Circuit, ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship season.
The engineers were able to carry out some significant set-up work during the morning’s early laps.
However, the team’s attempts to understand the behavior of its Melbourne-spec front wing – which arrived this morning – were curtailed by a late-morning red-flag.
After lunch, Jenson only managed a few laps before suffering a high-mileage internal combustion engine failure, which kept his car in the garage for much of the afternoon while the unit was replaced.
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