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We'd be better taking a GP2 car to Australia - Kobayashi

Kamui Kobayashi has given a damning verdict on Caterham's chances at the season opener in Australia, claiming it might be better to take a GP2 car. The team struggled to complete a respectable number of laps during the first test in Jerez. However things improved during the second test in Bahrain, but the Japanese driver is still questioning the cars reliability as well as its speed. "We are not at race pace," he said. "In race condition at the moment we should bring a GP2 car - it is like that, the lap time is similar to GP2. "We have so many car problems and we need to do a lot of work. If we had to race now, I think it is not [at the level of] F1." Kobayashi is...
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