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Haas shifts focus to 2018, but still seeks seventh

Haas F1 principal Guenther Steiner confirmed this week that his team's development focus has now switched to the 2018 car. The Singapore Grand Prix saw the team finish in the points with Romain Grosjean. But with Kevin Magnussen forced to retire, Haas still lost a place in the constructors' championship to midfield rivals Renault. Steiner admitted that the team saw little opportunity or point in spending more time developing the current VF17. “We decided a long time ago that we would start focusing fulltime on the 2018 car in August," he said. "If you were to develop something at this point for the current car and you put it into production, when it comes out it would be too...
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