Eight teams took to the Jerez circuit on the second day of testing this week. Christian Klien was the quickest man of the day in the BMW Sauber with a time of 1:19.537. Sebastian Vettel wasn t far behind with a quickest lap of 1:19.873 in his first test for Red Bull and despite having some gear box issues. Robert Kubica was set to take over for BMW on Thursday however an infected tooth means that Nick Heidfeld will test for the remaining two days instead.
Sebastien Buemi, normally the reserve driver for Red Bull, tested for Toro Rosso, finishing the day in third place.
Gary Paffett was behind the wheel for McLaren as the team ran their KERS system for the first time. The team finished with the fourth fastest time of the day.
Unofficial times for Day 2 Testing at Jerez:
Pos Driver Team Time Laps 1. Christian Klien BMW Sauber 1:19.537 84 2. Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1:19.878 60 3. Sebastien Buemi Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1:20.209 88 4. Gary Paffett McLaren-Mercedes 1:20.602 52 5. Kamui Kobayashi Toyota 1:20.769 94 6. Lucas di Grassi Renault 1:20.853 90 7. Alexander Wurz Honda 1:21.123 71 8. Kazuki Nakajima Williams 1:23.171 61