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Alonso laments “strange and difficult” weekend

Despite having both Ferraris finishing in the Top 10 and banking valuable points for the Constructors Championship, Fernando Alonso was left wanting after he fell short of the podium at the Australian Grand Prix. The Spaniard managed to finish in 5th place, who was then moved up to 4th when Daniel Ricciardo’s car was disqualified due to illegal fuel flow in the race. His teammate Kimi Raikkonen finished 7th after Ricciardo’s disqualification. Alonso was struggling all weekend to acclimate to the new driving characteristics of the new F14T, saying the experience of the new power units felt both strange and difficult. “I’d have liked to start the season with a podium, but getting...
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