F1 2019 · Japanese GP

FIA Saturday Press Conference – Japan (SV Quotes Only)

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 Saturday Press Conference – Japan (SV Quotes Only)

F1 2019 · Japanese GP

Vettel: Less good in terms of the result we were able to achieve as a team.

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.

F1 2019 · Japanese GP

Vettel: We are lacking a bit of pace overall.

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.

F1 2019 · Japanese GP

Japan Preview: Suzuka is probably my favourite circuit of the whole season.

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.

F1 2018 · Japanese GP

Vettel: I saw a gap and went for it on the inside.

Race: 6th | Championship Standings: 2nd, 264 points  Sebastian Vettel: ”Today, I found it quite inspirational walking through the garage and watching the guys work! All the team is fired up and that certainly helps, as the last couple of weeks haven’t been that easy. The spirit is unbroken despite everything. Races like this are a… Continue reading Vettel: I saw a gap and went for it on the inside.

F1 2018 · Japanese GP

Vettel: Not easy, but not impossible either.

Qualifying Q3: P9, 1:32.192 Sebastian Vettel: “At the beginning of Q3, I was asked if it was ok for me to go out on Inters and I said yes. Obviously, it was the wrong decision and now it’s easy to say, but it could have been the other way around. We thought there could have been… Continue reading Vettel: Not easy, but not impossible either.