TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Well done Valtteri. Enjoy the evening. Sebastian, congratulations, I know after qualifying you put it on pole position, but I have to talk about the start – what happened? You moved and had to stop. Was that a mistake on your behalf? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, I mean the lights were on a long… Continue reading FIA Sunday Press Conference – Japan (SV Quotes Only)
Sebastian Vettel Post Race: “We had a very good morning, but the afternoon was less good in terms of the result we were able to achieve as a team. The start wasn’t good for either me or Charles and without that, we could have had both cars fighting at the front. It was difficult today… Continue reading Vettel: Less good in terms of the result we were able to achieve as a team.
FP1: P3, 1:29.720 (+ 0.989), 26 laps | FP2: P5, 1:28.376 (+ 0.591), 37 laps Sebastian Vettel: “Today, was not too bad, at least it was better than it looked. We are in reasonable shape, but maybe we are lacking a bit of pace overall. Our rivals looked very comfortable right from the start of practice… Continue reading Vettel: We are lacking a bit of pace overall.
Sebastian Vettel on Thursday at Suzuka: “I feel the fans are special here and it’s particularly enjoyable to meet them as you can sense their affection and passion. I think if there are 80 mile an hour winds and it’s raining sideways, it’s unthinkable that we can go out on track. It’s not so much… Continue reading Vettel: The fans are special here.
Japanese Grand Prix Preview Sebastian Vettel: “Suzuka is probably my favourite circuit of the whole season. It is the only track in the championship that has a figure of eight layout and, in some ways, it reminds me of the sort of tracks we played on when I was a little kid. Except that there’s nothing… Continue reading Japan Preview: Suzuka is probably my favourite circuit of the whole season.
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.