News Details

Raikkonen says crash didn't make a difference

Scuderia Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen says that he was not going to improve his position when he crashed out of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix. Raikkonen was attempting to progress through to Q3 when he lost control of his Ferrari F14 T and wiped the front off of his car. "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 gone quicker anyway, as I had already reduced my speed at this point, because I knew already I wouldn’t make it to Q3....
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Raikkonen: 'I was playing with switches and span'

Kimi Raikkonen says he was "playing around with switches" when...
3y ago from TheF1Times.com

Ferrari: Although we managed to complete our...

Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari team and drivers report from day one of the...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Problem-free programme for Bottas

Valtteri Bottas believes Williams made a good start to its Australian...
3y ago from Crash.net

Ricciardo buoyed by first ever front row

– Daniel Ricciardo marked his graduation to Red Bull by securing...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Jerez MotoGP test: Wednesday times and results

Times and results from Wednesday's MotoGP test at Jerez
2h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valencia MotoGP test: Yamaha have a lot of work do,...

Rossi believes Yamaha have got to come up with something new to fix their...
6d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Redding ‘expected easier switch’ to Aprilia at...

Redding spent two days getting used to Aprilia's MotoGP RS-GP but admits...
5d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valencia MotoGP test: 2018 RC213V ‘special'...

Crutchlow, Marquez and Pedrosa got a brand new RC213V for the Valencia...
1w ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

The Week in IndyCar, Nov. 22, with Michael Shank

Michael Shank joins Marshall Pruett as guest host of the #WeekinIndyCar...
2h ago from Racer.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for November 22, presented by...

Page 1 of 4 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
9h ago from Racer.com

Penske inks extension for Pagenaud sponsor DXC...

The black, white, and silver colors of DXC Technology will remain on...
23h ago from Racer.com

Patrick to close career with Daytona, Indy in 2018

Danica Patrick broke down in tears as she confirmed 2017 was her last...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Citroen explains why Ogier talks failed

Citroen says it could not match Sebastien Ogier's other offers for the...
6h ago from EuroSport.com

Australia debrief: Part One

Australia debrief: Part One WRC Gala Awards complete, we rewind to last...
2h ago from WRC.com

Tanak admits he lost title shot chasing wins

Toyota-bound M-Sport driver Ott Tanak has admitted focusing too much on...
2d ago from EuroSport.com

Video special: WRC Gala Awards

Presentations, reactions and a bright pink Hummer
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal news: Danny Welbeck can do damage for England...

GETTY Danny Welbeck can still be a dangerous weapon for England - Arsene...
55m ago from Express.co.uk

Football Manager 2018: The 20 best transfer listed...

Football Manager 2018: The 20 best transfer listed players to sign in the...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

‘I thought, ‘Come on Michael, be the man’’

Although stood at the opposite end of the pitch, David O’Leary had a...
6h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal train before flying to Cologne

The first-team squad were in training on Wednesday before flying to...
6h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Lewis Hamilton gets mentioned in budget speech

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond makes... Read More »
2h ago from Pitpass.com

Fun filled press conference for season finale

Lewis Hamilton joins Sebastian Vettel for final... Read More »
7h ago from Pitpass.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.