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Is ‘driveability' key for first 4 races?

The raft of regulation changes has provided us with new words for our Formula 1 lexicon such as MGU’s and ERS and McLaren’s new favorite, “driveability”. We spoke about Jenson Button’s usage of that word in our latest podcast and today I saw it make a curtain call in Edd Straw’s piece at AUTOSPORT: 'It's true that downforce on the car will bring pace, but driveability of the car and powertrain, and power unit management, is also going to give you pace, at least until everyone is up to speed,' said Boullier. 'The other parameter is the fuel situation where you have to adjust settings and driving style to make sure that you match numbers. As I dug a little deeper—still not...
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