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18.06.2019: French Grand-Prix 2019 Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet Otmar Szafnauer, Ceo and Team Principal

French Grand-Prix 2019
Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet






 
Otmar Szafnauer, Ceo and Team Principal





“This weekend’s race in France means we’ve already done a third of the season. We’re sitting in sixth place in the championship and have scored points in five out of seven races. It’s very tight in the midfield and I can see the fight going all the way to the last race.



That’s why it’s paramount that we continue scoring points consistently. It’s fair to say race pace has been our strength, while we need to improve our qualifying performance.



“We have taken some good steps forward with the car since the start of the year and there’s plenty more upgrades in the pipeline too.



When the middle of the grid is separated by tenths of a second, you’ve got to bring performance steps to the track as soon as you can and that’s our focus in the lead up to the summer break.”
 


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