The 32-year-old German is scouting round for a brand new problem after being ousted from his seat for 2020.
“You spot issues just a little another way and perhaps you recognize it extra. For me, the location is what it’s. I am not uncomfortable, I’ve to mention. In some way, I think slightly excellent and comfortable about it. I did what I may.
“If it is not supposed to be, it is not supposed to be. You’ll’t power issues.”
‘I am not certain’
Hulkenberg has had an extended F1 occupation since his debut in 2010 with Williams, taking part in stints at each Power India and Sauber prior to shifting to Renault in 2017.
He even discovered time in 2015 to be a part of the Porsche staff that received the 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
Whilst talks between the German and Alfa Romeo are ongoing, Hulkenberg has dominated out a go back to Williams, claiming he is “no longer the best individual for them at this time.”
And with simply 5 races ultimate at the 2019 calendar and his long run nonetheless up within the air, Hulkenberg nonetheless has no concept the place or if he will be racing subsequent 12 months.
“To be frank, I am not certain,” he mentioned.
“I’d have idea that issues would have already moved just a little quicker however right here we are actually in Suzuka and we do not in reality have a solution but.”
Head within the sport
“So long as you are lively and racing, you need to be absolutely desirous about that and dedicated,” the German mentioned.
“In case your thoughts drifts away otherwise you let it go with the flow away, it takes away your focal point, your capability, and also you gave to be in reality provide to reside in Method One and be 100% trustworthy and desirous about that.
“My thoughts has at all times been right here and simply residing existence from one weekend to the following, one race to the following.”
Whilst Renault have struggled at Suzuka lately — they have got picked up just one level there since 2016 — Hulkenberg loved a run of 5 top-10 finishes from 2012-16.
However Hulkenberg may have to attend to race on what he calls an “iconic” Jap monitor.
However with qualifying scheduled for Saturday, Method 1 bosses mentioned in a commentary they’re “intently tracking” the location.