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Raikkonen: I wanted to go again, but the team said no need

Kimi Raikkonen failed to make it beyond Q1 in qualifying Kimi Raikkonen blamed an embarrassed Ferrari for a basic blunder in decision-making that resulted in him qualifying only 17th for Hungarian Grand Prix. The 2007 world champion missed the cut in Q1 when Ferrari decided to keep him in the pits in the closing stages – and his lap time was beaten by one of their own proteges, Frenchman Jules Bianchi of Marussia. Raikkonen said: 'The plan was to do another run but we never did. The team told me, ‘we are fine, we don't need to go out'. 'I questioned it a few times, but they said there was no need and obviously we can see the end result.' 'As a team in Formula One, as Ferrari, we...
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