Sebastian Vettel and David Coulthard have become the first drivers to sign up for January’s Race Of Champions in Mexico City. Both drivers have won the coveted ROC Champion of Champions title – with Vettel winning at London’s Olympic Stadium in 2015, while Coulthard sealed victories in Barbados in 2014 and earlier this year in… Continue reading Vettel to take part in ROC Mexico 2019
Q: Well done, congratulations. Sebastian, congratulations on your podium, your first podium here, but I guess this is a reflective moment as we see Lewis Hamilton celebrating his championship. You pushed him hard all year but in the end it just didn’t work out. Sebastian VETTEL: No. Yeah, obviously not an easy day, but well deserved,… Continue reading FIA Sunday Press Conference – Mexico (SV Quotes Only)
Race: 2nd | Championship Standings: 2nd, 294 points Sebastian Vettel: “I’m glad that Kimi and I were on the podium today and also because the atmosphere here is always great, but obviously I am disappointed for the result of the drivers’ championship. At the beginning of the race I was looking after my tyres a little… Continue reading Vettel: Disappointed for the result of the drivers’ championship.
Qualifying Q3: P4, 1:14.970 (+ 0.211) Sebastian Vettel: “I was pretty happy with my forst run in Q3, but I knew that in order to beat the Red Bulls I would have needed probably a couple of tenths more. So I tried to push harder in my last attempt and it didn’t work, the lap was not… Continue reading Vettel: It will be a long race tomorrow.
FP1: P7, 1:18.746 (+ 2.090) | FP2: P4, 1:17.954 (+ 1.234) Sebastian Vettel: “Today it was difficult to make the car work the right way. However, it was interesting to compare the packages this morning, while during the afternoon session we focused more on preparing for the qualifying session and the race, which was good. On the fast… Continue reading Vettel: The key point will be the tyres.
Sebastian Vettel | Mexico Grand Prix Preview “We are approaching this weekend well, we won the last race and for the team it was an important result after the last tough races. The mood is good after all, and we have made progress, moving forward, which is good for us. This track is very unusual… Continue reading Vettel: Our primary focus is always on winning the next race.
Race 4th | Championship Standings: 2nd, 276 points Sebastian Vettel: ”I am really, really happy for Kimi and his result today, but I am not happy with my race and I am disappointed for letting the team down today. I had a contact with Ricciardo on lap one, I am not sure he saw me when… Continue reading Vettel: Not an easy time for me lately.
In an interview with WELT AM SONNTAG, Sebastian Vettel defends himself and his team – but also admits their mistakes. Q: Your fans and Ferrari fans around the world wonder if you really believe you can win the World Championship title this year. Is a little hope still justified? Sebastian Vettel: There are still four… Continue reading Interview with WELT AM SONNTAG: Giving up is not an option.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Thank you. Where is Sebastian? Sebastian, great lap, P2, through your Friday pain you’ll start P5 of course. Take us through your qualifying session? Sebastian VETTEL: It was pretty close obviously. It’s always a bit of a shame when you miss out on just that little time. I think with six hundredths you… Continue reading FIA Saturday Press Conference – USA (SV Quotes Only)
Q3: P2, 1:32.298 (+ 0.061) – Grid Position: P5 (3 place penalty) Sebastian Vettel: “Today it has been a positive surprise that we could go so fast, especially if we compare our performance with previous events. Obviously, if you are that close to pole position, you want to be ahead, so it’s also a shame that… Continue reading Vettel: Positive surprise that we could be so fast.