Sebastian Vettel’s Post Race Comments: “This was a better performance compared to my first race in Austria. However, in the early stages we might have done a bit better if I’d taken more of a gamble and come in for dry tyres on lap 3 instead of 4. As it was, I lost a lot… Continue reading Hungary – Race: We did everything we could today.
Qualifying Q3: P5, 1:14.774 Sebastian Vettel: “I think it is a better weekend for us, as we already saw yesterday during free practice. But there is still a lot of work ahead for both of us. Starting on the Softs, we will be on a different tyre strategy to the four cars ahead of us… Continue reading Hungary – Qualifying: A better weekend for us.
FP1: P6, 1:17.238 (+ 1.235), 26 laps FP2: P1, 1:40.464, 12 laps Sebastian Vettel: “I think this morning was ok. This track should be a bit better for us and let’s hope that’s the case tomorrow, but we won’t know until we hit qualifying. We did more laps than others in the wet, because after… Continue reading Vettel: We need laps to gain confidence in the car.
Sebastian Vettel spoke about the rumours of him moving to Aston Martin next year: “Rumours are called rumours for a reason. Anyway, now only a couple of day after Austria, there’s not much that has changed. The fact is there is no news. If you ask about Racing Point, everyone is talking about Racing Point,… Continue reading Vettel: The fact is there is no news.
Sebastian Vettel Hungarian GP Preview: “After the poor showing last weekend in Spielberg it’s good that I can get straight back on track. The Hungaroring is quite a physically demanding circuit for the driver, because with hardly any straights. In fact there are so many corners and usually, the Grand Prix is held at a… Continue reading Vettel: Good that I can get straight back on track.
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.