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Not great for Ferrari in Barcelona qualifying

May 10, 2014 (F1plus).- It wasn't a good qualifying round for the red team as both drivers could only go as up as sixth on the hands of Kimi Raikkonen with his teammate, Fernando Alonso, just one spot below. Track conditions were not the best, there was not enough grip, add to that having the hardest tyre compounds; for sure, it was a challenge. That said, those were the conditions for all 22 drivers. As such the team from Maranello could not make an impact and has to focus on strategy and tyre management, while looking to jump places from the start given how hard is to overtake in Barcelona. Even though Raikkonen was able to out-qualify Alonso for first time this year, he wasn't a happy...
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