Charles Leclerc assumes that Red Bull Racing have still not shown their full potential this weekend.

Leclerc was the quickest driver of the second free practice session on Friday. He was 0.245 seconds ahead of Max Verstappen who was second. Despite the advantage on the timesheets, the Monegasque believes that there is more to come from Red Bull.

“Yes, I think already today they have more than what they’ve shown just because they did not put the lap together. Max had a bit of traffic in his fast lap. It is going to be very close, so we will have to maximize our car to be starting on pole on Sunday,” he said.

Leclerc has also shared his thoughts about the modified Albert Park Circuit.

“It’s a very tricky track. I mean it’s quicker than before, quite slippery also but it’s always the case on Friday here, because obviously we have not been driving here for two days and there are no other races during the year, I think.

“So, it takes a bit of time before the track improves and gets the final grip for qualifying but overall, it was quite a positive day for us. A tricky one – FP1 especially was very tricky for me; FP2 we got a little bit better working on the car. Hopefully we will do another step forward for tomorrow in FP3.”

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