Robert Kubica mentioned that his first day of testing for Williams had been compromised resulting from harm to his automotive.
The group additionally lacks spare elements for its FW42, which has pressured it to take extra prices.
Kubica, who made his first look in an official F1 session since 2010 at present, mentioned his return was "an important achievement and feeling."
"Sadly, the sensation is a little bit tough to compromise," he added. "Particularly, the second free follow [there] was quite a lot of compromise with some harm we had within the automotive.
" So we tried to restrict the elements, restore the elements. However sadly, we shouldn’t have many spare elements, so we needed to attempt to take advantage of what now we have. However it’s tough to drive and in case you face different harm, it’s much more tough. "
" nyway, I believe it's good to be right here although it sounds unusual as a result of usually, in case you're so sluggish, it's onerous to seek out constructive outcomes. However I believe, as all the time, you are attempting to take advantage of what you’ve got and it’ll even be the goal for tomorrow.
Kubica acknowledged that his group "confronted related issues" with harm throughout pre-season testing. "We now have to keep away from the sides. It's not straightforward, particularly while you're combating to remain on monitor.
"The nice factor is that the afternoon felt higher, however sadly, as I mentioned, it was fairly compromised with what is occurring."
Williams ended the primary day of testing 1.7 seconds behind the slowest automotive. Kubica mentioned the automotive didn’t supply a relentless stage of grip. He acknowledged that his stage of driving confidence "depends upon what the grip gives."
"I believe we’re struggling usually with adhesion," he defined. "It's not a secret. You do your finest. This morning was very tough, we struggled loads with common grip and this afternoon we improved a bit, though lap instances weren’t achieved. However the feeling was barely higher. "
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