News Details

Raikkonen bemoans Turn 1 issues

Kimi Raikkonen attributed his poor qualifying performance to being unable to get Turn 1 right at the Red Bull Ring. In Q3, Raikkonen set a time that was two seconds off pole and 1.1s slower than Daniil Kvyat ahead of him. Reflecting on his afternoon, Raikkonen said he had locked up and damaged his tyres at the first corner but took advantage of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Hulkenberg failing to set lap times to at least take eighth place on the grid for the Austrian Grand Prix. “I was struggling with the first corner a lot and couldn't get it right,” Raikkonen said. “I knew I had three laps so I tried to do it again and on the last lap I just locked a wheel – the outside wheel for some...
Full Story »
8mo ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Raikkonen caught out by first corner

Scuderia Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen says that the uphill right hand first...
8mo ago from F1Zone.net

Raikkonen disappointed after struggling to master turn...

Kimi Raikkonen says he was disappointed with his performance in...
8mo ago from RichlandF1.com

McLaren preview Austrian Grand Prix

Kevin Magnussen Formula 1 returns to Austria this weekend for the first...
8mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Raikkonen expects stronger Ferrari in Austria

Kimi Raikkonen believes this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix at the Red...
8mo ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

FIM CEV Repsol Championship to reach global audience

The championship, which includes the Moto3 Junior World Championship, the...
9h ago from MotoGP.com

Misano prepares for 2015 with new surface

Italy’s Misano circuit has begun their track modernisation with a full...

Michelin: Elbow style to stay in 2016

MotoGP riders will continue dragging their elbows through corners,...
17h ago from Crash.net

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup Sepang test draws to a...

Under the watchful eye of Alberto Puig and HRC MotoGP test rider Hiroshi...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Teams take delivery of aero kits ahead of...

Teams aligned with either Chevrolet or Honda have taken delivery of the...
1d ago from Racer.com

Ed Jones and Carlin Racing Shine at Soggy Barber Test

Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires made the prudent decision to...
21h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Testing IndyCar's aero kits with Tony Kanaan

Tony Kanaan spoke in an interview with Motorsport.com about his time...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

IndyCar vs. action motorsports – a retraction

RACER.com has removed a story that appeared yesterday (Friday 02/27)...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

News in brief: Mexico

Longer Power Stage: Sunday’s El Brinco Power Stage (pictured above),...
56m ago from WRC.com

Hot, hot, hot for Mexico fiesta

After snow, ice and fog during the opening two rounds in Monte-Carlo and...
6h ago from WRC.com

Rally Guanajuato Mexico: Recce Notes

Rally GuanajuatoMexico: Recce Notes Tuesday and Wednesday’s pre-event...
2h ago from WRC.com

Rally Fans… Are We Doing Our Part?

Jason Anthony, ladies and gentlemen. This time he wants to know if you...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Homecoming hero in line to replace Arsene Wenger at...

Thierry Henry – perhaps the most loved and admired player to ever grace...

QPR 1-2 Arsenal – player ratings

A second 2-1 win over QPR this season – results might make you think...
1h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

England Star! Gibb's Stats Vs. QPR

Can the Real Arsenal LB please stand up? Monreal had to take a seat on...
1h ago from FreshArsenal.com

Player Ratings: Queens Park Rangers 1-2 Arsenal

Arsenal continued their bid for Champions League qualification by...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Former F1 driver says Alonso took ‘600 watt hit’

Officially, a gust of wind blew Fernando Alonso... Read More »
17h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Ferrari SF15-T: Front Wing changes in Barcelona

Ferrari introduced a new front wing at the last... Read More »
5h ago from F1Zone.net

Tech Analysis: Final Barcelona test roundup

William Tyson analyses the latest technical... Read More »
9h ago from RichlandF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.