shakedown test

shakedown test

[′shāk‚dau̇n ‚test]
(engineering)
An equipment test made during the installation work.
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Hamilton, who drove his Mercedes during a shakedown test at Silverstone on Wednesday, begins his quest for a sixth title in Melbourne on March 17.
Red Bull will provide a maiden glimpse of their 2019 machine on February 13, with Hamilton set to get his first taste of the new Mercedes in a shakedown test at Silverstone on the same day.
With these successfully completed, the team will then do a slow speed (around 220 mph/354 km/h) shakedown test along Newquay's runway.
This was mostly a shakedown test and to ensure that the gearbox is reliable as he and the team aim to implement it for the first race.
The Skydive Dubai Rally Team crew had used the event's traditional shakedown test on Thursday morning to get the set-up right for the Ford Fiesta R5.
"It has been a busy period for the Swan Yamaha team preparing for our first shakedown test in Spain," he said.
The Honda Performance Development ARX-03a got its initial shakedown test at Snetterton in Norfolk on Friday February 17.
Following a successful shakedown test at Silverstone on Thursday, with Button at the wheel, a much-relieved Brawn said: "It has been a challenging few months for the team.
Following a successful shakedown test at Silverstone yesterday, with Button at the wheel and with the car sporting a primarily white livery with flashes of yellow and black, a much-relieved Brawn said: "It has been a challenging few months for the team.
After his run at Knockhill Race Track, Ian said: "It was basically an installation run and shakedown test, and the car performed faultlessly throughout the day."
Solberg capped his preparations for the event by setting the quickest time in yesterday's shakedown test on the fourkilometre Resolfen stage but is expecting the rally proper to be tougher.