Romain Grosjean doesn't really do miserable, at least not in public.
Even during his own troubled times in recent years, when his fellow drivers railed against his wild ways on track, he was able to take it in his stride, and at least put on a smile for the watching world.
But over the course of the last two days in Bahrain that smile has become far more strained. Grosjean has done his best to stay jovial, and to keep batting off the questions with jokey answers:
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Glenn Freeman is the editor of Autosport.com. After 10 years of karting, he decided that writing about motorsport would put less strain on his dad's bank balance than competing, and after obtaining his NCTJ qualifications in newspaper journalism, he joined Motorsport News in 2005.
As deputy racing editor, he covered British Formula 3 and selected international events. He also got the chance to take on boyhood hero Nigel Mansell in a kart race and beat the 1992 world champion.
Glenn left MN to become Autosport.com's international editor in September 2006 and joined the magazine's news desk in January 2008, spending six years as news editor. During that time he covered four seasons of DTM and a year of GP2/GP3, before switching to Formula Renault 3.5 from 2012-14. He became the website's editor in 2014.