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.
FP1: P5, 1:29.685 (+ 0.994) | FP2: P3, 1:29.050 (+ 0.833) Sebastian Vettel: “All in all I am satisfied, as I think this Friday has been a smooth one for us, but we aren’t fast enough yet. Today we tried something with the car, which seemed to give a better feeling, so let’s see if we can carry… Continue reading Vettel: We keep working hard, doing our job.
© kymillman.com/f1 PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Sebastian, we saw quite a gap in performance between yourselves and Mercedes last weekend in Russia, particularly over one lap. How confident are you of closing that gap here at Suzuka – particularly at a track that’s been very kind to you in the past. Sebastian VETTEL: Well, within a week you… Continue reading FIA Thursday Press Conference – Japan (SV Quotes Only)
Sebastian Vettel | Japanese Grand Prix Preview Quotes “It has been only a few days since the last race in Sochi, so we hope that the track here suits us better and we can have a better weekend than in Russia. We have a strong car, but not a dominant one. There were races from… Continue reading Vettel: I love this track!
Race: 3rd | Championship Standings: 2nd, 256 points Sebastian Vettel: “Today the feeling with the car was very good and I was able to push, but I just wasn’t as fast as the others. Obviously, today it was better than yesterday in terms of pace, but it wasn’t enough to put pressure on our competitors. We… Continue reading Vettel: This is not the result we were looking for.
TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Keep your head up man. From everyone that sees from the outside you did an outstanding job. Sebastian, you didn’t have an answer to Mercedes today, but the team did a very good reaction and strategy and you managed to get in front of Lewis and he very quickly retook the position.… Continue reading FIA Post Race Press Conference – Russia (SV Quotes Only)
Qualifying Q3: P3, 1:31.943 (+ 0.556) Sebastian Vettel: ” I think the car today was better than yesterday. The session was fine, and I think we could use our car to its full potential, there was nothing wrong with it, but we just weren’t very fast enough. Nevertheless, the race is tomorrow, and if I can bring… Continue reading Vettel: We just weren’t very fast enough.