Race: 3rd | Championship Standings: 2nd, 256 points Sebastian Vettel: “Today the feeling with the car was very good and I was able to push, but I just wasn’t as fast as the others. Obviously, today it was better than yesterday in terms of pace, but it wasn’t enough to put pressure on our competitors. We… Continue reading Vettel: This is not the result we were looking for.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Keep your head up man. From everyone that sees from the outside you did an outstanding job. Sebastian, you didn’t have an answer to Mercedes today, but the team did a very good reaction and strategy and you managed to get in front of Lewis and he very quickly retook the position.… Continue reading FIA Post Race Press Conference – Russia (SV Quotes Only)
Qualifying Q3: P3, 1:31.943 (+ 0.556) Sebastian Vettel: ” I think the car today was better than yesterday. The session was fine, and I think we could use our car to its full potential, there was nothing wrong with it, but we just weren’t very fast enough. Nevertheless, the race is tomorrow, and if I can bring… Continue reading Vettel: We just weren’t very fast enough.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, P3 today. I think we can say it’s not over, this weekend, but it’s very difficult from Ferrari’s point of view. Mercedes have come here with some upgrades and you just haven’t had the pace, have you? Sebastian VETTEL: Not yet. We’ll see, maybe it happens tomorrow. Obviously it was important to… Continue reading FIA Post Qualifying Press Conference – Russia (SV Quotes Only)
FP1: P1, 1:34.488 | FP2: P5, 1:33.928 (+ 0.543) Sebastian Vettel: “Some Fridays are good, some aren’t and this one hasn’t been great for us. We are not where we want to be yet and we’ve got some catching-up to do. Today it was difficult to put the laps together, we went through the tyres too fast, especially… Continue reading Vettel: We’ve got some catching-up to do.
Sebastian Vettel | Russian Grand Prix Preview “This track in Sochi is a fast one, with long straights and obviously we expect to do well as we are one of the top three teams, but I don’t have a clear idea of what will happen. After tomorrow we’ll see how the other cars work and… Continue reading Vettel: I still believe we have a chance to win.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Seb, congratulations, but I’m a little bit confused. You were quick all through free practice on a track you’ve been exceptional on in the past, it just didn’t seem that you were in the fight today. Any ideas? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, it’s true. I think overall we were not fast enough. We didn’t… Continue reading FIA Post Race Press Conference – Singapore (SV Quotes Only)
Race: 3rd | Championship Standings: 2nd, 241 points Sebastian Vettel: ”It’s never easy to come and win even if, obviously, that was our target. Yesterday the qualifying didn’t go the way we wanted and we couldn’t extract the best out of ourselves. Today, starting from third position, we had to try something different, but it didn’t… Continue reading Vettel: We just did not have enough speed.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Well done. Sebastian, third on the grid. Take us through qualifying for you? Sebastian VETTEL: Well, not ideal, obviously we wanted to get pole but we didn’t. I think for us it was a bit of a messy qualifying session but in the end there was too much time missing, so no better… Continue reading FIA Post Qualifying Press Conference – Singapore (SV Quotes Only)
Qualifying Q3: P3, 1:36.628 (+ 0.613) Sebastian Vettel: “Our laps today were not ideal and, all in all, our qualifying session was not as good as it could have been. I think we didn’t take the best out of the car. We didn’t have a smooth session, that’s it. The gap seems big but it’s partly… Continue reading Vettel: Third not a disaster, but we wanted pole.