"I don't know why you always come up with motivation - if I didn't have motivation I wouldn't be here," said Raikkonen.
"It's f**k all to do with this.
"We have bad races and it's an unfortunate thing, but that's how it goes sometimes. The aim is to improve.
"There's a lot of work to do. We haven't had a single race where we've been happy with everything.
"Things have been difficult so far, but once we get more mileage we can work things out."