All Messages 2016

17 04 2016 gp china sonntag gp china sunday 20160417 2040890334

What happened at the first lap, in the end, is a racing incident. From my side I didn't really know where to go, I was sandwiched between Kimi and Daniil. Obviously I am terribly sorry for what has happened, I mean touching the car with the same colors is not right. It was a shame, because it destroyed both of our races, Kimi's and mine. At the end of the day we've been lucky because we were still able to continue. The safety car helped us to sort of come back. Kimi locked up in turn one. I tried to go inside to pass him. Daniil was behind me. He had a better start and was lining up for the same move initially. I was determined to overtake Kimi. Daniil was determined to overtake me. Kimi came back from the left, Kvyat came from the back from the right and I was reacting to him. I tried to back out of it, going off throttle and hitting the brakes, but there was no way, so I had contact with Kimi which is a shame, the car was damaged after that, but obviously a great recovery by the Team, which managed to stay calm initially and then change the nose while the safety car was out. Overall we had great pace, good strategy, fantastic pit stops, I couldn't have asked for more after this poor first lap. Hopefully in Russia we have a smoother race!

>> Image Gallery

2020 02 27 Test Barcelona

>> Video Gallery

2020 02 11 Launch Ferrari video

>> Helmet Gallery

2019 11 29 Helm GP Abu Dhabi

AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX
03 | 15 | 2020

Next Event

  • AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX 2020 - PRACTICE 1
    Fri., 5. June 2020, 10:00 - 11:30
  • AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX 2020 - PRACTICE 2
    Fri., 5. June 2020, 14:00 - 15:30
  • AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX 2020 - PRACTICE 3
    Sat., 6. June 2020, 11:00 - 12:00

This site uses cookies to personalize content and ads, to optimize the presentation and to analyze traffic to the website. By continuing to use the website, you agree to the use of cookies.
Further information on cookies can be found in our privacy policy.