Test 2 from Bahrain has been intriguing

2022 Bahrain Pre-Season Test, Day 1 - LAT

It’s been interesting to see and read about the second test so far with continued porpoising issues and more. Sainz led day two of testing for Ferrari on outright pace but the detail behind the pace has been interesting.

What I am most intrigued by is the lack of porpoising from McLaren and Gary Anderson had a nice piece over at The Race about that. Also, I find it interesting the brake issues that some teams are having like Williams and McLaren. That could be a serious issue on the balance of the season with brake cooling design etc. Last year, the brake ducts were very complex and without that element, getting air into the brakes will be key this season.

It makes me wonder if the FIA will take al look at that issue or make any adjustments in the brake regulations or if teams simply missed the call to action there. What else have you noticed and what has caught your attention?

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