F1 2017 · Japanese GP

Vettel: Not finishing the race doesn’t help the championship

Race: DNF Championship Standings: 2nd, 247 points Sebastian Vettel: “I don’t know if this situation has much to do with reliability. But we didn’t finish the race, so there is a problem. I think it was a small issue causing a big one. We didn’t have power already at the start and we tried to… Continue reading Vettel: Not finishing the race doesn’t help the championship

F1 2017 · Japanese GP

Japanese Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript

TRACK INTERVIEWS JB: I know, good job buddy. Sebastian, how are you doing? Sebastian VETTEL: Fine. JB: These two were just unbelievably quick today, especially Lewis. He’s definitely sorted out his qualifying around Suzuka. P3 but obviously you’re starting the race from second. We all know that’s not a bad position to start here. How… Continue reading Japanese Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript

F1 2017 · Japanese GP

Vettel: The car was good, but not enough for pole

Qualifying Q3: P3, 1:27.791 (+ 0.472)  Sebastian Vettel: “I think the car was very good today and I was happy with it, but it was just not enough for pole position. In my last run, I tried to push maybe a little too much, knowing that Valtteri wasn’t a threat because of his grid penalty, but it… Continue reading Vettel: The car was good, but not enough for pole