News Details

Raikkonen: Crash not to blame for Q2 departure

Kimi Raikkonen says he wouldn't have made it through to the top 10 qualifying shoot-out even if he hadn't crashed at the end of the second session. The Finn lost control on the exit of the tricky turn three hairpin in the closing stages of Q2 and hit the inside wall. However, he admitted that he had already slowed down prior to the accident and that traffic kept him from getting the most out of the Ferrari F14 T. '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...
Full Story »
2y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

'A demanding day' for Ferrari returnee Raikkonen

Scuderia Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen says that practice for the Australian...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Button says yellow flags cost him time

McLaren Mercedes Jenson Button believes that having to slow for yellow...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Raikkonen: 'I was playing with switches and span'

Kimi Raikkonen says he was "playing around with switches" when...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Penalised Bottas says Williams had more pace

Williams Martini Valtteri Bottas admitted disappointment after qualifying...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda rumoured to be experimenting with big...

While most of the MotoGP paddock headed home to take a few days’...

Lorenzo could be in trouble - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow believes that Jorge Lorenzo is showing signs of being...
17h ago from SuperSport.com

Analysis: Why Honda's rise should make Yamaha worried

With Marc Marquez now on the brink of a third MotoGP title, Yamaha must...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

Crutchlow: Ducati needs Marquez, not Lorenzo, to be...

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power lauds Pagenaud as ‘deserving champion’

Toowoomba IndyCar star Will Power says he is happy to see his Team Penske...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Honda's 2017 IndyCar team lineup still not finalized

Honda Performance Development president Art St. Cyr has admitted the...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

ECR confirms Newgarden departure for 2017

Ed Carpenter Racing has announced that Josef Newgarden will not be...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Tickets to Honda Indy Toronto now on sale for renewal...

Race fans who held two-day reserved grandstand seats for the 2016 Honda...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Mikkelsen happy with Polo R setup in Tour de Corse...

Andreas Mikkelsen was happy with the setup of his Volkswagen Polo R WRC...

Latvala claims second place in Shakedown at 2016 Tour...

Jari-Matti Latvala claimed second place in Shakedown at the 2016 Tour de...

Toyota partners with Microsoft for 2017 WRC return

Toyota has announced a technology partnership with Microsoft for 2017, the...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Victory is only objective for Ogier in Corsica

Sébastien Ogier is focused on securing victory at the 2016 Tour de Corse...
10h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

World-class star yet to decide future, but he should...

The Mirror are reporting that Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil is yet to...

Report: Arsenal, Liverpool watch Gregoire Defrel

Arsenal and Liverpool are both reportedly interested in signing Sassuolo...
10h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsene Wenger should be given three more years in...

Arsene Wenger should be given three more years in charge of Arsenal......
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Holding and Chambers make England U21 squad

Calum Chambers, currently on loan at Middlesbrough, and Rob Holding have...
10h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.