It happened today – 11 February

It happened today – 11 February

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The 11th February 2009 was the second day of testing at the Sakhir Circuit in Bahrain, but between them, Ferrari BMW and Toyota, the three teams who had chosen this circuit for a pre-season test, managed only 53 laps. No gremlins had struck the cars, but an incredible sand storm, when the green light had only been given two hours earlier, prevented Massa, Kubica and Glock to get back on track. Already, the first day had started late, because of fog, but the sand was a much more tenacious adversary and even through the next day, it was impossible to get any running.

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