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Raikkonen stumped by Alfa performance drop in Abu Dhabi

Kimi Raikkonen says Alfa Romeo was two seconds slower than its midfield rivals in Abu Dhabi compared to Brazil, but the Finn had no clue why. Alfa's double top-five performance at Interlagos will remain a highlight of the Swiss outfit's season, but conversely, Yas Marina will go down as a race to forget. From qualifying, in which both Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi were eliminated in Q1, to the race, when the pair signed off with a lowly P13 and P16, Alfa's chargers were never a force to be reckoned in the midfield. Server crash in race control caused DRS shutdown "It hasn’t been an easy weekend," said a puzzled Raikkonen. "We seemed to struggle with the tyres, to make...
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