Q3: P2, 1:32.298 (+ 0.061) – Grid Position: P5 (3 place penalty) Sebastian Vettel: “Today it has been a positive surprise that we could go so fast, especially if we compare our performance with previous events. Obviously, if you are that close to pole position, you want to be ahead, so it’s also a shame that… Continue reading Vettel: Positive surprise that we could be so fast.
FP1: P5, 1:49.489 | FP2: P10, 1:53.912 Sebastian Vettel: “There’s not much you can learn from a session like the one we had today and it’s been the same for everyone. We didn’t do many quality laps but it was clear that on the wet we were not quick enough. As for the three-place grid penalty, I think… Continue reading Vettel: It was clear that on the wet we were not quick enough.
Sebastian Vettel | US Grand Prix Preview Quotes “We look forward to this weekend in Austin. I believe that the last race weekend in Suzuka helped us to understand some aspects; obviously, at the last couple of Grands Prix we didn’t have the right speed, so let’s see what the other races bring, also in… Continue reading Vettel: We will still try to do our best.
PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Usain Bolt) Q: Thank you Lewis. Sebastian, a pleasure. So, you kept the race alive until the end. It was a real exciting race. You really pushed yourself at the end? Sebastian Vettel: Yeah, I did. At the start it was looking good, obviously we got past Lewis. But then fairly quickly… Continue reading USA Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript
Race: 2nd Championship Standings: 2nd, 265 points Sebastian Vettel: “My start was good today. I think also in Japan the start had been that good, but we just didn’t have power, so it’s good we had it done here. It was good to get the rhythm, but after a couple of laps I was really… Continue reading Vettel: Not the result we were looking for
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Sebastian, you needed this front row, man, didn’t you, to take this championship fight, to keep the pressure on him, to keep the heat on him. How much did you have to draw out of yourself for that lap, because it was a brilliant lap? Sebastian Vettel: Yeah, I was very happy in… Continue reading USA Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript
Qualifying Q3: P2, 1:33.347 (+ 0.239) Sebastian Vettel: “My final lap in Q3 was good enough for the front row and in the end we got closer than we had expected. I am looking forward to the race, and then tomorrow we’ll see what we can do. The car is good and generally we have a better… Continue reading Vettel: We have a car with which to fight