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Raikkonen: Lotus 'certainly not struggling'

April 12th, 2013 (F1Plus / Chris Cameron-Dow) - Lap times from Friday practice seldom tell the whole story, and that is certainly the case for Lotus in China. Kimi Raikkonen finished FP2 second, which could be a fair reflection of the pace of the Lotus. But Romain Grosjean was way down in 12th place after getting stuck in traffic on his low-fuel soft tyre run, rendering his fastest lap time fairly irrelevant. Lotus spent much of the day evaluating new parts. Grosjean ran with a new front wing and did comparisons of the new exhaust layout used by Raikkonen in Malaysia against the older specification used in Australia. Raikkonen tested some new aero parts on the rear floor. The component...
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