Position: 4th | Championship Standings: 2nd, 78 points Sebastian Vettel: “Our tires didn’t last as long as for the others, so we couldn’t follow the same strategy. We had to stop again and we obviously lost two positions, and also a bit of time during the pit-stop itself. But staying out was not an option… Continue reading Vettel: I see no reason for not being optimistic for the next race.
Q3: P3, 1:16.305 (+ 0.132) Sebastian Vettel: “Overall, I think it was a smooth session. The car was fine and we didn’t have much to do. We were quite ok this morning, trying to find the right direction. It was straightforward in qualifying and then in Q3 during my first run I locked up a little bit… Continue reading Vettel: It will be a long race and the tires will be challenging.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, congratulations, how was your quali? It was tough just at the end. You had such a big improvement on the last lap but maybe you missed just something? Sebastian VETTEL: No maybe. I was happy with the lap. The first run in Q3 was not so good. I locked a little bit… Continue reading FIA Post Qualifying Press Conference – Spain (SV Quotes Only)
FP1: P3, 1:19.098 (+ 0.950) | FP2: P4, 1:18.585 (+ 0.326) Sebastian Vettel: “Everything we put on the car seems to work and that’s important. I think the biggest change that has been made is on the tires, which seem to be quite different. I don’t think they are better than before. As for the changes you saw… Continue reading Vettel: We should be stronger tomorrow.
Sebastian Vettel’s preview ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix “At the beginning of the season you don’t know how strong you can be, but I think that so far we can be happy. We have been very competitive and we’ve had a chance to fight for the win during most of the races so far.… Continue reading Vettel: Maximize everything.
PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Pedro de la Rosa) Q: Well done man, your 55th grand prix victory in my home town. Seb, do you think you should have pushed a little bit further? Was it enough? Sebastian VETTEL: I was pushing! I had a really good start, best start maybe at the beginning. I think… Continue reading Spanish Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference
Race: 2nd Championship Standings: 1st, 104 points Sebastian Vettel: “My start was good, I saw Lewis struggle with wheelspin, and kept looking in mirror to see if anybody else had a better start. The first stint went ok, then we had to pit, otherwise they might have got us with an undercut. My second stint… Continue reading Vettel: The team is in great form