Australian GP · F1 2018

Sebastian Vettel’s preview for the Australian GP

Sebastian Vettel speaks ahead of the first race of the season Q: Sebastian, after two weeks of winter testing, it’s now time to pack up again, destination Melbourne. What kind of feedback can you provide from the Barcelona running? “I think we’re starting from a good base with our SF71H car. Now we’ll have to… Continue reading Sebastian Vettel’s preview for the Australian GP

F1 2018 · Interview

Vettel: Motivation. I put that pressure on myself.

In a wide-ranging interview with Sport Bild (Latest issue of Sport Bild Sonderheft), Sebastian Vettel discussed several topics. Expectations & Motivation: “Motivation. I put that pressure on myself. It is important that we stick together as a team and have a plan. Everyone at Ferrari gives all they have for success, they are extremely motivated,… Continue reading Vettel: Motivation. I put that pressure on myself.

F1 2018 · Pre - Season

Vettel completes a trouble-free GP simulation

Winter testing has now ended for Sebastian Vettel. The next time he meets up with the SF71H will be in Melbourne, for free practice at the Australian Grand Prix. The final day of testing for the German champion was given over to a programme that included set-up and tyre evaluation with different fuel loads, the… Continue reading Vettel completes a trouble-free GP simulation

F1 2018 · Pre - Season

Plan change with Vettel behind the wheel

It was a bit of an unusual Wednesday at the Catalunya Circuit, as both drivers had a turn behind the wheel of the SF71H. Scuderia Ferrari completed 115 laps, equivalent to a distance of 535 kilometres. Sebastian Vettel did 66 laps in the morning,with best being a 1’19”541. Both Seb & Kimi set their best… Continue reading Plan change with Vettel behind the wheel

F1 2018 · Pre - Season

Vettel completes first day of second test in a strong way

171 laps of the Catalunya Circuit totals 796 kilometres. That’s the distance Sebastian Vettel reeled off in the SF71H on this the first day of the second and final pre-season test session. This time, the weather behaved itself with air temperature reaching 15 degrees and the track hitting 26. Only wind in the afternoon affected… Continue reading Vettel completes first day of second test in a strong way

F1 2018 · Pre - Season

Vettel completes first test in Barcelona

Despite the bad weather conditions in Barcelona, Sebastian Vettel has completed the first test in Barcelona having covered a lot of laps and kms. He has in total completed 218 laps on his both testing days, with best time a 1:19.673 on soft tyres. (2nd overall). Sebastian Vettel’s review for the first pre-season test:  “Overall… Continue reading Vettel completes first test in Barcelona