Sebastian Vettel: “We are happy we got the podium, but overall we can’t be satisfied because we were too slow today. We were hoping to be in a much better place and be a match for Mercedes, but we were not. Also it was a shame we didn’t manage to finish third and fourth, In terms… Continue reading Vettel: We were too slow today.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, tell us how that race was for you? Sebastian VETTEL: Well, happy to be on the podium, but tough, because we tried to stick with them, but we just couldn’t. They were too quick, right from the start. Obviously I had a bit of a race with Max, which was good fun,… Continue reading FIA Sunday Press Conference – China (SV Quotes Only)
Q1. Sebastian did a 1’33”557 on soft tyres. Q2. In the second part, both Ferrari cars ran Medium tyres, so as to start the race on them. Sebastian did a 1’32”232. Q3. In the top ten shoot out, both drivers had two sets of new Softs. Sebastian’s first run delivered a 1’32”001. On the second set, both drivers… Continue reading Vettel: We could have done a bit better today.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, take us through the lap. Mercedes just had a little bit too much for the Ferrari team today? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, unfortunately it seems to be like that. I think right from Q1 they just seemed to start off from a better place. I think we had a good session. Maybe there… Continue reading FIA Saturday Press Conference – China (SV Quotes Only)
Shanghai, 12 April 2019 – It was a busy Friday in China for Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow. On the Shanghai circuit, Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc worked fine tuning the set-up for Saturday qualifying which starts at 14.00 (8.00 CET) and Sunday’s race at 14.10 (8.10 CET). During the first free practice session the two… Continue reading Vettel: Overall it was a positive day.
#Race1000. Sunday’s race that starts at 14.10 local time, (8.10 CET) is race number 1000 in the history of Formula 1 and Sebastian Vettel addressed the topic when talking to the journalists. “I think this is an important weekend and I’ve been asked many times which is the race I remember best as a spectator, before… Continue reading Vettel: Let’s hope we get to see a lot of red and yellow on Sunday!
Sebastian Vettel: “The Chinese GP has been on the calendar for quite a while and it’s held on one of the most technical and difficult tracks of the year. Two of the corners are especially important: the first one and the one leading to the very long straight, over a kilometre in length. They’re both… Continue reading China Preview: Maybe this time we’ll get that little bit of luck.
Race result: 8th | Championship Standings: 1st, 54 points Sebastian Vettel: “I was lucky to end my race. After a collision like the one I had, I think we could have even stopped there. Obviously, the lucky thing is that the car was still working, even if the balance was gone. We lost the lead… Continue reading Vettel: I was lucky to end my race.
Qualifying Q3 Time: 1:31.095 (Pole – New Track Record | Career Pole No 52 Sebastian Vettel: “It’s been a great result and I am really happy for the team. Today the car was amazing and it was great fighting for the front row with both cars on our own. It was very windy and not easy to… Continue reading Vettel: Great result. Happy for the team.
© kymillman.com/f1 TRACK INTERVIEWS (conducted by Davide Valsecchi) Q: Sebastian, what a lap, it was just amazing. And then the last sector, how good it was, it was something unbelievable. Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, I was happy with the whole lap, not just the last sector. The car was really amazing. It just kept getting better,… Continue reading FIA Post Qualifying Press Conference – China (SV Quotes only)