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Raikkonen didn't do better lap for 'various reasons'

Kimi Raikkonen has said 'various reasons' meant he was unable to do a better lap on Friday in practice for the Austrian Grand Prix. The Finn, who has struggled a bit since returning to the Scuderia and who has yet to really match team-mate Fernando Alonso, finished FP1 and FP2 in P11, his best lap a 1m 10.974s – which left him just over half a second off the sister car. “In the afternoon, I had a better feeling from the car, but for various reasons, including a lack of grip, traffic and the wind, I didn't manage to put together a good lap, or to improve in the final sector,” he confirmed. “Today was particularly busy, which is normal when you go back to a track for the first time...
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