Sport Sebastian Vettel to P8 in Friday's practice: "We want more"
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It was a better Friday for Aston Martin, purely fromago: Both Sebastian Vettel as Lance stroll drove in second free practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix ( !) at the Hungaroring in the top 10. However, for Vettel even so is only: "We want to more."
It is precisely the narrow gaps in the front Formula 1 midfield have a team like Aston Martin the chance to take under optimal circumstances of qualifying and the race really good points. There's just one catch: According Vettel of AMR21 has not yet been sorted out. Although
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Vettel himself speaks of a "regular day without problems", but also make use of "limitations" of his vehicle, which some modification overnight required. "Now it's about finding something clever," said Vettel. Because even the vote of the car do not sit perfectly.
What is still stuck in AMR21
The biggest construction site of the four-time Formula 1 World Champion? "The balance," he says. "We do ourselves at the moment a bit hard." explains
Vettel: "I have a bit too much oversteer on corner entry mid-corner, I am unhappy with the front axle There are a few things to make the balance but I believe our selection is somewhat limited Perhaps we fall over.... night something clever one. "
addition, it must his team go about "the tires a better to get bit in the famous window," said Vettel with a view to a fast lap in qualifying.
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Vettel: Round not
And he could even still stoking he points at 100 percent. His qualifying simulation in the second free practice was namely "in order" only, nothing more. "There was still some air, but that's all," Vettel said.
"On this route you can make a difference when you have absolute confidence in the car here A curve follows another There is not much time to think it has to happen simply means:.... Tomorrow morning you have [in the third free training] get into this rhythm. Then we can look pretty good in qualifying. "
team boss Szafnauer wants even further forward
"Very neat," that would be for Vettel a position among the top 10. But Aston Martin team manager Otmar Szafnauer is not enough. In 'Sky' he said, "there is a lot more" if it succeeded in the team, "get on Saturday even more out of the car."
The aim should be to drive both cars into the top ten, "but perhaps even earlier" than ending up in free practice, says Szafnauer. he had to maximize primarily with a view to Vettel, which it has not yet succeeded in traffic the car hopes. "So I hope there's more to it," says the team manager.
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"If we get tomorrow both cars in the top 10, we would have done a good job. But we want as not compromise for Sunday, because overtaking is very difficult here."
Vettel: First qualify well, then ...
The latter can only confirm Vettel: At the Hungaroring was qualifying the A and O. says "decisive for the race is that we position ourselves as well then we'll see." Vettel.
"overtaking is not impossible, but very, very difficult. Especially when the teams are so close together. This limits overtaking probably forth."
And how close it was, a glance at the: Between Pierre Gasly in AlphaTauri on P6 and Vettel teammate stroll on P10 were just 0.207 seconds. Even Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz had to P12 only further 0.121 seconds behind.
This is not much, especially with unclear tire situation as Vettel added: "Let's see what happens in this weather with the tires There is still much that needs the correct expire on Sunday.."
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