Abu Dhabi GP · F1 2017

Vettel: It’s against the spirit of Ferrari to give up

Position: 3rd Final Championship Standings: 2nd, 317 points Sebastian Vettel: “I was pretty lonely for most of the race, trying to save a bit of fuel in the first part of the final stint. It was not very exciting, but that’s how it goes sometimes! The results have been worse than they could have been,… Continue reading Vettel: It’s against the spirit of Ferrari to give up

Abu Dhabi GP · F1 2017

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript

PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Martin Brundle and David Coulthard) MB: Sebastian, you secured second in the world championship but pretty lonely race for you? Sebastian VETTEL: Yeah, it was. In the beginning I tried very hard and I think I had as good start but then nowhere to go. I locked up a little but and… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript

Abu Dhabi GP · F1 2017

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript

TRACK INTERVIEWS Q: Good job, mate. Sebastian, well done, mate. It was a bit of a Mercedes show tonight unfortunately. You’re handy around here, but you couldn’t fight enough for the pole position, right? Sebastian VETTEL: I was going to say: I’m getting better, you always had the edge here in qualifying. It think it was… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference Transcript

Abu Dhabi GP · F1 2017

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Thursday Press Conference Transcript

PRESS CONFERENCE OK, and Sebastian, your side, what’s the mood at Maranello? Have you and Ferrari improved enough and learned enough during 2017 to believe that you can go one better and become world champions next year? Sebastian VETTEL: Well, I think if we can do a similar step for next year then… no, don’t get… Continue reading Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Thursday Press Conference Transcript

Abu Dhabi GP · F1 2017

Vettel: More positives than negatives

Sebastian Vettel: “This year we’ve been very close to get the maximum prize. Of course, you always look at what you lost and in the last part of this season we missed out on a lot. At the same time, though, I think what we’ve achieved is clearer. The team is there and the spirit is… Continue reading Vettel: More positives than negatives

Brazil GP · F1 2017

Vettel: One of the most difficult races of the season

Race: 1st Championship Standings: 2nd, 302 points Sebastian Vettel: “I think this was one of the most difficult races of the season, there was no time for mistakes. My start was not perfect, but enough to beat Bottas off the line. Then, Valtteri was always very close and we had the same pace, but I… Continue reading Vettel: One of the most difficult races of the season

Brazil GP · F1 2017

Brazil Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript

PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Kai Ebel) Q: Sebastian, isn’t that a fantastic payback after Mexico, winning in front of this outstanding audience. It was an outstanding start too? Sebastian Vettel: Yeah, initially I had a very good getaway and then I had a bit of wheelspin, so I thought, “ah, I missed my chance”. But I… Continue reading Brazil Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference Transcript