Sebastian Vettel Post Race: “Today, we are very disheartened. We wanted to finish first and second, but all we got was a third place. It’s not the result we were hoping for. I got a good start and the first stint was pretty quick which allowed me to open up quite a gap. After the pit stop,… Continue reading Vettel: Today, we are very disheartened.
Sebastian Vettel: “Overall I was reasonably happy with the car, but not entirely satisfied. Q1 was a bit complex as I made a mistake on my first attempt and then I was slowed by two yellow flags. I found it difficult to get into a clean rhythm, especially towards the end of Quali, when it was… Continue reading Vettel: Reasonably happy with the car, but not entirely satisfied.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, not the easiest qualifying I’m sure. Q1 was pretty tricky: one little mistake and all hell broke loose after that. But, P3, you’ve got the run down to Turn 1 and I’m sure that after the last race, with the strategy and winning that race, there are still a lot of… Continue reading FIA Saturday Press Conference – Russia (SV Quotes Only)
FP1: P3, 1:35.005 (+ 0.543), 20 laps | FP2: P5, 1:34.201 (+ 1.039), 32 laps Sebastian Vettel: “My day was not perfect, as in the afternoon I struggled a bit to find the right balance and therefore I never got into a rhythm. I think we can do better tomorrow as we tried different things… Continue reading Vettel: I hope tomorrow we are on the good side of things.
Sebastian’s words on Thursday at Sochi: “I think the result was very nice for the whole team, because the win came on a track that didn’t suit us on paper. For me obviously, after the race in Monza, it was very positive. Now we must concentrate on this race and on the coming ones, continuing… Continue reading Vettel: Now we must concentrate on this race and on the coming ones.
Sebastian Vettel Interview with Sky Italy, ahead of the race at Sochi. How special was the Singapore podium? SV: The champagne at Marina Bay? After a race something so cold is very pleasant. I certainly enjoyed it, we worked a lot to get a win after a long time. And it was easier to relax… Continue reading Vettel: The support of those who believe in me gave me strength.
Russian Grand Prix Preview Sebastian Vettel: “We’ve raced in Russia a few times now. It’s another circuit where we’ve come close to winning but never quite managed it. I’ve started from the front row and in fact two years ago, Ferrari locked out the front row, but we really want the satisfaction of taking that last… Continue reading Russia Preview: One of the trickiest tracks we have on the calendar.
Sebastian Vettel Post Race: “After yesterday, when I wasn’t able to get everything out of the car, I am pleased with the way everything went today. It was about time! The last few weeks have been far from simple for me, but in the end, I knew I could turn things around. I never stopped believing… Continue reading Vettel: I never stopped believing in myself.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian Vettel, welcome back, 53rd victory, it’s been over a year, that must feel sweet? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, it does. Obviously I’m a bit sweaty. No, I’m very happy. Great race. I think, first of all, big congratulations to the team. Obviously the start of the season has been difficult for us but in… Continue reading FIA Sunday Press Conference – Singapore (SV Quotes Only)
Sebastian Vettel Post Qualifying: “I’m not completely satisfied with my Q3, as I wasn’t able to improve on my second attempt. I made a mistake in sector 1 and I realised I was not improving, so I decided to abort the lap. It started off very well, but I wasn’t able to put together the lap… Continue reading Vettel: I’m not completely satisfied with my Q3.