Sebastian, first thoughts, concerning these new spec, 2017-spec cars really. It’s the first time we’ve used them here at Hockenheim. How much of a different experience will it be, compared to 2016 with the old-spec cars? Sebastian VETTEL: I think it should be more fun. Cars are faster, faster mostly, or mainly in the corners, so… Continue reading FIA Thursday Press Conference – Germany (SV Quotes Only)
Race: 1st | Championship Standings: 1st, 171 points Sebastian Vettel: “Every race is a team race, but today it was even more important for us to win here, because the last few years had been very difficult to us. This year we have proved to be strong every time on every track so far. The most… Continue reading Vettel: I say thanks to the whole team for this win!
©kymillman.com/f1 TRACK INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Martin Brundle) Q: Sebastian, you’ve matched Alain Prost’s total of 51 victories and surely that was one of your more satisfying victories? What a drive. Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, obviously the safety car spiced it up. It was a nice time because Valtteri was pushing like crazy. I had the advantage on… Continue reading FIA Post Race Press Conference – Great Britain (SV Quotes Only)
Qualifying Q3: P2, 1:25.936 (+ 0.044) Sebastian Vettel: “Today the gap to Hamilton was only less than half a tenth, so my lap was almost the same as his. I was happy with my first attempt in Q3, but then on my last run I lost a lot of time on the straight. I don’t know why… Continue reading Vettel: We are faster than last year.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Let’s have a quick chat with Sebastian Vettel. Second place, Sebastian, you look like you’re walking wounded here, on your neck. Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, I had a bit of an issue in practice, but it was fine in Quali. Q: Did you think you could take that pole position? SV: To be honest, this… Continue reading FIA Post Qualifying Press Conference – Great Britain (SV Quotes Only)
FP1: P3, 1:27.998 (+ 0.511) | FP2: P1, 1:27.552 Sebastian Vettel: “The situation is difficult to judge, because we haven’t seen much today and mostly collected data, and also because time is limited between the two sessions. But the important thing is that we had a good Friday, everything we put on the car seemed to work, and… Continue reading Vettel: We had a good Friday.
British Grand Prix | Sebastian Vettel Preview Quotes “This track may not see us as favourites, but with regard to last year I think our car has more potential: it’s up to us to find the way to get the most out of it. The season so far has been filled with ups and downs,… Continue reading Vettel: There’s always the chance to do well.
Race: 3rd | Championship Standings: 1st, 146 points Sebastian Vettel: “We did a good job and a good race. I had a very solid start, but in Turn 1 things got a bit messy. I tried to recover, but there was no room and lost some positions in Turn 3. From them on, I had to… Continue reading Vettel: We did a good job and a good race.
© kymillman.com/f1 TRACK INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Mark Webber) Q: Well done, Kimi. Sebastian, together with Max here. He did a pretty good job didn’t he? Sebastian VETTEL: I told him, very good race, very consistent, no mistakes. We were chasing him down at the end but couldn’t quite make it. Q: So tell us about your… Continue reading FIA Post Race Press Conference – Austria (SV Quotes Only)