SEPANG, March 28 (Bernama) -- Team principal of Caterham F1 Team, Cyril Abiteboul is not putting high expectations this time around at the 2014 Petronas Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix (GP) which will be held at the Sepang Circuit here this Sunday.
Abiteboul said the team managed to make a good recovery from the last race in Melbourne and hoped that they could do the same in Sepang in this weekend.
"To be honest we are surprised by the situation, we did a lot of mileage in the pre-season testing but it's not been so good when it came to actual action even in Australia and again here, today.
"We're trying to stay calm, to take things as they come. Obviously we are not in the best position to prepare for the weekend," he told a press conference here today.
In the first practice session (FP1), the Malaysian-owned F1 team's drivers Marcus Ericsson (Sweden) and Kamui Kobayashi (Japan) settled for 17th and 19th positions, clocking 1:45.775s and 1:51.180s, respectively.....