Race: 1st Championship Standings: 2nd, 302 points Sebastian Vettel: “I think this was one of the most difficult races of the season, there was no time for mistakes. My start was not perfect, but enough to beat Bottas off the line. Then, Valtteri was always very close and we had the same pace, but I… Continue reading Vettel: One of the most difficult races of the season
PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Kai Ebel) Q: Sebastian, isn’t that a fantastic payback after Mexico, winning in front of this outstanding audience. It was an outstanding start too? Sebastian Vettel: Yeah, initially I had a very good getaway and then I had a bit of wheelspin, so I thought, “ah, I missed my chance”. But I… Continue reading Brazil Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript
Qualifying Q3: P2, 1:08.322 (+ 0.038) Sebastian Vettel: “We have improved since Friday, and that’s the important thing. I was happy with my car today, but in my last run, I was perhaps a bit too shy in braking for the first corner. I had a better run at the end of my out-lap, so there was… Continue reading Vettel: I will be aiming for a win
TRACK INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Johnny Herbert) Q: Sebastian, today, happy with that performance? I’m sure you would have loved that 51st pole, but it’s a good place to start tomorrow. Sebastian Vettel: Yeah, it’s alright. It’s not so much about tomorrow but about today. For tomorrow I think it’s fine but I would have loved to… Continue reading Brazil Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript
FP1: 1:09.984 (+ 0.782), Laps: 32 FP2: 1:09.875 (+ 0.360), Laps: 48 Sebastian Vettel: “I think that in the end we ran more than what we expected as it didn’t rain. It was nice to be able to do a lot of laps today. We need to find the right balance and this should help us get the… Continue reading Vettel’s Interlagos Post Practice Comments
Sebastian Vettel: “Obviously, time passes and that helps. Mexico was a big disappointment, but here it’s a different race and a new challenge that we are looking forward to. For these last two Grands Prix, we want to do everything really well as a team and enjoy the weekends. We don’t stop developing our car and… Continue reading Vettel: We learned from this season
Race: 4th Sebastian Vettel: “I know the team has been working hard, doing their best, but we didn’t achieve what we wanted to. It’s hard to cross the line realizing that you are not in the fight anymore. I fought to the end, giving everything I had. Then obviously in the last laps, when I… Continue reading Vettel: I fought to the end, giving everything I had.