Bad Start to Davidson's Jordan Test

Anthony Davidson's first outing with Jordan got off to a disastrous start at Silverstone this morning when his Toyota engine failed after just one installation lap

Bad Start to Davidson's Jordan Test

The BAR test driver is hoping to use today's outing to impress team bosses with a view to landing a race seat for next year, but it looks like he will be out of action until just before lunch time. Jordan are hoping a new engine will be fitted by 11:30am.

Davidson was not the only one suffering engine woes, with Pedro de la Rosa also suffering a spectacular fire on his Mercedes-Benz V8 engine when he returned to the pits.

Five teams are testing at Silverstone today - Toyota, McLaren, Renault, Red Bull and Jordan, with Williams joining the test tomorrow.

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