TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Seb, well done today, P2. I think when I saw you in the middle of the same like Charles, you struggled on the out lap to get the tyres into the right window. Was that the key problem today? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, I mean in the end it’s good that we secured… Continue reading FIA Saturday Press Conference – Belgium (SV Quotes Only)
FP1: P1, 1:44.574, 20 laps | FP2: P2, 1:44.753 (+ 0.630), 30 laps Sebastian Vettel: “It was a positive day and it’s great to be back in the car, especially at a track like this. The feeling from the cockpit was good, but I think there is still room for improvement. Let’s not forget it’s only… Continue reading Vettel: Great to be back in the car.
Sebastian Vettel talking to the media on Thursday: “I’m happy to be back on track, especially as Spa-Francorchamps is one of the most exciting circuits of the season and it’s great to be back here. Who are favourites? I don’t think it can be us, because recently our rivals have clearly improved a lot. As… Continue reading Vettel: We have not given up, as that’s not our style.
Belgian Grand Prix Preview Sebastian Vettel: “Spa-Francorchamps is a legendary track and definitely one of my favourites. It is very special with all its climbs and drops and with much of the track running more or less through the forest. Of course, over time, this circuit has also changed a lot, as indeed have the cars… Continue reading Spa Preview: A legendary track and definitely one of my favourites.
Started: 5th | Finished: 3rd Sebastian Vettel: “We leave Hungary and for a few weeks we can console ourselves with the fact that we made it to the podium in a race in which we knew we were going to struggle. Today, we simply could not match the pace of our rivals. In terms of strategy,… Continue reading Vettel: I am convinced that there is a margin to get better results.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, right at the very end of the grand prix. I know these guys had a lonely race at the front but always satisfying to pass your team-mate, you did something different on strategy, and to sign off what is going to be a difficult break for you guys to bounce back?… Continue reading FIA Sunday Press Conference – Hungary (SV Quotes Only)
Q3: P5, 1:15.071 (+ 0.499) Sebastian Vettel: “Today went pretty much as we expected and reflects what we have seen in the last few races. Our car is very quick down the straights but it’s not the best through the corners and that means we struggle to keep the tyres alive right to the end of… Continue reading Vettel: Today went pretty much as we expected.
FP1: P3, 1:17.399 (+ 0.166), 25 laps | FP2: P13, 1:19.254 (+ 1.400), 24 laps Sebastian Vettel: “The morning session wasn’t bad. I’m sure we can improve quite a bit because I don’t think we got all the potential out of the car on my quickest lap. In fact, more than going for a lap time,… Continue reading Vettel: I don’t think we got all the potential out of the car.
Sebastian’s day on Thursday at the Hungaroring. Vettel was first to talk to the press in the team’s media motorhome. The German spoke about the car’s performance level. “I think we’ve made progress over the past few races,” he said. “We’re not where we want to be yet because we are not the quickest through the corners, but I think that compared… Continue reading Vettel: The next two months will tell if we are on the right road.