Williams and Sauber complete Monza running

The Williams and Sauber Formula 1 teams completed three days of testing at the Monza track in Italy on Friday ahead of next weekend's Canadian Grand Prix with Juan Pablo Montoya setting the fastest time ahead of Nick Heidfeld

Williams and Sauber complete Monza running

The Williams test team showed its commitment to getting squarely on terms with top teams Ferrari and McLaren by running cars both at Monza and Magny-Cours.

"It was a relatively successful test," said Wiliams chief operations engineer Sam Michael, "and very useful going to Monza in preparation for the low downforce tracks. The test team has been flat out this week which was a very impressive effort."

Young Finn Kimi Raikkonen completed two days of running for the Sauber team and team mate Nick Heidfeld took over on Friday. The German carried out aerodynamic and tyre work as well as evaluating the Swiss outfit's hydraulic differential.

"I was happy with the way that we had the car set-up today," said Heidfeld on Friday. "It felt in reasonable shape and we were able to simply fine tune the handling. In the afternoon we did a lot of data acquisition work on the new differential, with positive results."

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