Tag Archives: Vettel

Vettel fastest in FP3; Hamilton 4th

Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi), 26 Nov 2016: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel set the quickest time of final practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix finishing ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen as Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg slip ped to fourth and fifth respectively. The title-contending Mercedes pair… Read More »

Vettel off to a flying start in FP1: Spanish GP

Catalunya, 13 May 2016: Sebastian Vettel set the quickest time of opening practice at the Circuit Barcelona-Catalunya ahead of team-mate Kimi Raikkonen as Ferrari made a flying start to the Spanish Grand Prix weekend. Vettel and Raikkonen’s times were set on the soft Pirelli tyre, the softest of the three compounds on offer this weekend,… Read More »

Vettel takes third win of the season; Hamilton retires; Spectator invades track in a bizarre incident

Sebastian Vettel took his third victory of the season for Ferrari in an incident-packed race at the Marina Bay Circuit that saw Lewis Hamilton retire with technical problems and a spectator invade the track. Vettel took his fourth career Singapore Grand Prix win ahead of Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo, with Kimi Räikkönen third in… Read More »

Vettel’s first pole for Ferrari as Mercedes were soundly beaten; Ricciardo second, Hamilton fifth

Sebastian Vettel took his first pole position as a Ferrari driver and the team’s first since the German Grand Prix of 2012 with a dominant performance in qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix. The German will be joined on the front row by former Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo, the Australian taking his best qualifying… Read More »

Pole is unbelievable! But the main job is coming tomorrow, says Vettal after taking pole at Singapore

DRIVERS 1 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari) 2 – Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing) 3 – Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari) TV UNILATERAL Sebastian, pole and by quite a margin as well. Your first for Ferrari and Ferrari’s first for 61 races, going back quite a few years. Your feelings? Sebastian VETTEL: And a proper one I would… Read More »

The cars are safer than they have been 30 years ago but there is still room for making them safer: Sebastian Vettel

DRIVERS – Marcus ERICSSON (Sauber), Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing), Carlos SAINZ (Toro Rosso), Felipe MASSA (Williams), Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari), Nic o ROSBERG (Mercedes) PRESS CONFERENCE Nico maybe we could begin with you, congratulations, I understand you became a father. How will it change you and have you decided on a name yet? Nico ROSBERG:… Read More »

Vettel wins Hungarian GP; Hamilton finishes 7th, Rosberg 8th

Sebastian Vettel claimed his second win of the season in an incident-packed Hungarian Grand Prix that saw championship leader Lewis Hamilton finish seventh and title rival Nico Rosberg finish eight after both tangled with rivals during the race. After crossing the line to claim his 41st career win Vettel dedicated the victory to Jules Bianchi saying… Read More »

Vettel scores a sensational win; Hamilton, Rosberg settle for minor podium places

Sepang, 29 March 2015: Sebastian Vettel scored a sensational first win of his Ferrari career at the Malaysian Grand Prix, ambushing the dominant Mercedes team by expertly converting a two-stop strategy to relegate championship leader Lewis Hamilton to second place and Nico Rosberg to third. Across the weekend, Ferrari’s SF15-T was kinder on tyres than… Read More »