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TEAM: Haas F1
Fernando Alonso was running in the top 10 before being forced to retire, while there was a double DNF for Haas.
Haas team boss Guenther Steiner has confirmed that the American outfit was told to remove the T-wing ahead of Friday’s second practice as it was flexing significantly.
There were top ten positions on the Friday timesheets in Australia for both Toro Rosso drivers, Romain Grosjean and Nico Hulkenberg.
Romain Grosjean is refusing to set any goals ahead of the Australian GP but admits Haas will enter the campaign on the back of a solid pre-season.
Romain Grosjean is refusing to set any goals for the Melbourne race while Kevin Magnussen says it would be a “boost to have a good beginning” with points at the start.