Michael Van Der Mark and new Motorrad BMW WorldSBK rider Scott Redding have concluded their final testing of 2021.
Van Der Mark and Redding had been on-track for the initially time as teammates, despite the fact that it was Redding’s 3rd take a look at on M 1000 RR machinery considering the fact that the time finale at Mandalika past month – second on the comprehensive manufacturing facility WorldSBK package.
Even though the Jerez take a look at is composed of 3 times, BMW have now wrapped up their take a look at system with right now remaining the final day.
“It was fantastic to have a check even if it was so late in the yr. We experienced a large amount of new factors and objects to try out on the bicycle,” said Van Der Mark following the take a look at.
“At this exam we scarcely performed around with the established-up of the bicycle, we primarily experimented with new elements to figure out what brings enhancement and what does not.
“We require to get some strategies and start generating new factors. It has been a seriously great examination and I am genuinely joyful with a good deal of new factors.
“It was excellent to obtain great data and now I am looking forward to a small Xmas split.”
With crew-mate Redding however contracted to Ducati till the new yr, the British rider was unable to communicate about the check, on the other hand, Team Principal Shaun Muir discussed Redding’s adaptation to the bike and staff.
Muir extra: “It has been a prosperous check for equally sides of the pit box. We have a new rider with Scott. He had a good deal of factors to get the job done by means of but most importantly for him was to locate that comfortable placing emotion with the bicycle.
“I am actually happy about his perform ethic in the pit box. He has set a good deal of laps in and he acclimatised quite well.
“On Michael’s facet, we labored on comparable growth pieces to what Scott has and he has been doing work by means of that really very well as perfectly.
“Comparing both riders’ comments it is very similar and I am pretty happy about that. I think it is proving that the established-up path we are likely with the BMW M 1000 RR is aligned between equally riders which is quite critical.
“Equally essential is that we got new workforce-users inside of the group and I am actually happy to see how all these fellas are working collectively.
“There has been a whole lot of overlapping, a lot of chassis adjustments, a great deal of motor changes and most people has been doing the job as a team, so I applaud all the staff and all the fellas working quite intently with each other.
“Total I consider we can leave the take a look at listed here at Jerez with our heads held up substantial, we have completed a good job and we can go into the Xmas break with a lot of self confidence and get prepared for our subsequent exam in the new 12 months.”