GPl Archives 27 February 2013 Issue #59 - Page 172

F ormula 1 teams encountered wet weather for the first time this year on the final day of a four-day test at Barcelona: the second of three official pre-season tests. The other three days were dry, enabling the teams to run through the complete range of P Zero tyres – all of which are new for this year – on a circuit that they are all familiar with. But, unusually cold conditions restricted the amount of data that could be accumulated. Pirelli motorsport directo up the four days: “The team degradation in Barcelona, to the weather conditions from typical of the rest o cooler ambient and track would normally race in, an ‘This put the tyres outsid ranges, which led to pro The conditions were par