The first day of a Ferrari race weekend ended with a third place in the PL1 and a ninth place in the PL2. Charles Leclerc. The times of Friday, we know, count for little, and the young Monegasque talent did not show himself too concerned about the detachment suffered by the Mercedes during the second session of the day: "Honestly, I think it was more difficult for all the cars on the grid during FP2 because there was more wind – explained Leclerc himself to the microphones of Sky – from our part however we did the whole program and we are happy with FP1".
The former bearer of the Sauber-Alfa Romeo then concentrated on the analysis of the afternoon session, explaining better what were the problems suffered by the SF90: "In FP2 we were a little less happy with regard to short-run but we know what to change and we hope to be right about those changes we will make for tomorrow ".
GP Australia 2019 – Results PL2
The neo-hierarchist then glossed over the question that so many fans of the Maranello red are making at this moment, that is if the Ferraris are hidden or not in this Friday of rehearsals: "We will see tomorrow. Today there were difficult conditions, but surely the others did not even think of taking pole today. We will see tomorrow with the qualification. However I am very satisfied with what I did today ".