Rubens Barrichello Q&A
Rubens Barrichello did not have a great weekend in Montreal, thanks to crashes in qualifying and the race. However, in the latter case he was an innocent victim, as he had to spin to avoid the crashing Juan Pablo Montoya. He was behind the Colombian thanks to an earlier spin while challenging eventual winner Ralf Schumacher for second, after he'd a great start to the race. And although there were some suggestions that his early pace was the result of a two-stop strategy, Rubens says this wasn't the case. From the outside it looked as though he'd made a silly mistake when he spun behind Schumacher, but in fact problems with the car contributed to the incident. With the exception of the slow starts in Austria, Ferrari's new electronic systems have looked pretty good this year, and the gremlins that struck the Brazilian were the first sign of any weakness. Adam Cooper spoke to Rubens about his bad day at the office
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