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Raikkonen says crash didn't make a difference

Scuderia Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen says that he was not going to improve his position when he crashed out of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix. Raikkonen was attempting to progress through to Q3 when he lost control of his Ferrari F14 T and wiped the front off of his car. "Qualifying wasn’t straightforward today, especially because of traffic," he said. "When I was on a quick lap, I had a car in front of me at every corner. "That stopped me getting a clean lap and at the end of Q2, I spun off damaging the front wing. I don’t think I’d have gone quicker anyway, as I had already reduced my speed at this point, because I knew already I wouldn’t make it to Q3....
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