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Raikkonen: Team knew about front wing issue since China

Kimi Raikkonen says his Alfa Romeo team was aware of the front wing issue that forced the Finn to start his Azerbaijan Grand Prix from the pitlane. Mere hours from the start of Sunday's race, Raikkonen's car was found in breach of F1's technical regulations, its front wing failing to pass a deflection test. Raikkonen's qualifying time from Saturday was subsequently nullified, while an unavoidable change of specification of the Alfa Romeo's front wing equated to a pitlane start for its driver. F1i's Driver Ratings for the 2019 Azerbaijan GP The 39-year-old revealed that his team had identified the front wing issue in China but did not have the time to fix the problem for Baku. "I...
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