If sixth place for Ferrari is the Maximum: Vettel in the new normal

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If sixth place for Ferrari is the Maximum: Vettel in the new normal
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  • Hamilton wins the GP of Hungary - Vettel will Hope lapped, but saves the space of six
  • Todt speaks about visit to Schumacher: "that the world sees him again"

"It was back to normality," says Sebastian Vettel to sixth place in the Grand Prix of Hungary. After the two disastrous first races this season, the German could be found in Budapest, at least half-again the connection and a halfway decent result. "Austria is an outlier, Austria was not two was held for us and now we are here," said Vettel.

The new normal also means that Vettel has been overtaken in the race by Lewis Hamilton after the race, you must admit that Ferrari can, perhaps, be the Fifth or Sixth - but not more. Motorsport Images Both Ferrari fought for a time to the same piece of track

Also in Hungary, in spite of the initially wet conditions: "The initial phase was perhaps the stage where we have the most up to you. But overall, I had of course hoped that something more is in it," says Vettel.

During the pit stop went "something wrong"

Twice he had to let a competitor Alexander Albon in the Red Bull due to a Verbremsers happen once he was given by Ferrari to the start of the race a long time in the Box and lost valuable time.

"I don't think that something has gone wrong," he says. "In the round, quite a few have come in. This has cost us a lot of time. Maybe you would have because you can react faster," said the German. "I don't know if more of a gap would have been free, where to me out would have been able to leave. But Oh well ..." imago images/high-two At the pit stop of Vettel is not running all around

And because Ferrari won the German in lap 29 for the second stop on the Box and on a hard tyre again on the runway sent, had he been in the final stage, the inferior: "We are relatively early and the tyres were at the end of relatively," said Vettel. "I would like something more kept to the end, but at the Moment it is what is possible for us."

Vettel was Lapping Hamilton feared

he was lapped by Hamilton, sounds like maximum penalty, but had not expected the four-time world champion: "It was already clear before the race that he would have us lapping. This was not a Surprise," he is dismissive. This is also part of the new normal. imago images/high-two of Vettel under braking, and is of Albon outdated

After all, it fared better than team-mate Charles Leclerc, who remained in Eleventh place even without the points. "It is disappointing," he quarrels, and upsets, especially on the strategy, the him in the butt gimmick. "I definitely wanted the tire to dry out, but the soft tyre was the right choice."

Leclerc was on the Soft strong problems to keep the Pace, and had to come in early for a tyre change. "We have to learn," he says, but: "Even if we had made a better tyre choice, we would have had a lot of problems."

Leclerc: In a car, what went wrong

Because his car was not as he had imagined: "to be honest, I think that in the race something went wrong," said the Monegasque. AP Leclerc (r.) is. of Sainz obsolete

the behavior of The cars have not to fit what he had experienced in the training sessions and in Qualifying "But we have not changed much. We look at the data to see what went wrong," said Leclerc. "Because the car was driving from my side very difficult to do today."

Mercedes is not Ferrari are currently so far away and for how long. However, Leclerc is trying to not demotivate: "I am always with the people around me to motivate," he says, and sees something Positive: "I do not think that we are so far away from the Racing Point." This is the new normal.

This article was written by Norman Fischer

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Updated Date: 20 July 2020, 17:26

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