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Force India VJM06 – winter testing (pre season) tech summary


Force India VJM06 SV Winter 1

Chassis :  VJM06

Engine : Mercedes-Benz FO 108F

 

 

    VJM06 bears great visible similarity with VJM05 with many parts to be carried over from last season . Changes are limited to the nose which is covered with a full sized modesty panel, different brakes, a reduced in size DRS actuator pod .

Winter testing updates :

    Modified front and rear  wings were tested at first and second Barcelona test respectively and different cooling system to the front brakes .

 

 

EVALUATION :

Aerodynamic performance :  guarantee a stable and predictable car but further progress should be done

Speed :.  Average , seems to be stacked in the middle pack

Tyres management  :   average

Reliability  :  not bad

 

 

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