Red Bull Racing F1 qualifying review

Red Bull Racing F1 qualifying review

24.11.2012: Saturday 24 November 2012¨ BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX QUALIFYING Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Position: 3rd, (3rd Practice Ė P3, 1:13.385)

Saturday 24 November 2012¬ BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX  QUALIFYING
 



Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Position: 3rd, (3rd Practice – P3, 1:13.385)


“We got the most out of that, but it was disappointing not to get onto the front row. I thought the lap would be enough, but we were a tenth off; it’s always tight here in qualifying. In the last race of the season it would have been good to get pole, but fair play to McLaren.


We don’t know what the weather will do tomorrow, and if all of the race laps will be on intermediate or wet tyres – we need to plan that some might be on slicks too. You never know what will happen here with the weather.”
 



Car 1 SEBASTIAN VETTEL, Position: 4th, (3rd Practice – P2, 1:13.245)


“Q2 was good for us, but I made a mistake on the first lap of Q3 in Turn 4. I was happier with the second lap in Q3, but it wasn’t quick enough. I could have done a little bit more, so I’m keen to see the data when I get back and see where I could have improved.


We’re in good shape and have been quick all weekend, so let’s see what we can do in the race – we will try to do our best.”
 

CHRISTIAN HORNER
: “Both our cars on the second row of the grid is a strong result, particularly after the pre-qualifying rain. We navigated ourselves through Q1 and Q2, with Seb going quickest in Q2, and then the McLarens found a bit of extra pace in Q3.


However, Mark drove an excellent lap, extracted the maximum out of the car and lines up third, with Sebastian alongside him in fourth. Our focus now turns to the race and if you believe the forecast it’s going to be very wet, but our objective now is to maximize the points out from these grid positions.”
 

(Renault) CYRIL DUMONT:
“It’s not too bad to be P3 and P4, and when you have rain in qualifying it’s never easy, so it was good not to make a mistake in Q1. Fortunately, we had a dry Q2 and Q3 session. Now we look forward to the race; hopefully it won’t be too wet although that seems to the case. Hopefully we can finish on another high tomorrow.”
 


PEOPLE TALK


A Formula One team is all about the people, but away from the racing what makes our team members tick? This race, as we near the end of this incredibly long season, and because we actually saw a Christmas tree in the lobby of our hotel this morning, we thought we’d ask a few team members how they’ll spend the winter break we all deserve…
 


Mark Webber – Driver


After the final race, I’m flying to England for two days. Then I’ll fly to Melbourne and on to Tasmania. I’ll be spending a week down there for my Swisse Mark Webber Tasmania Challenge. After that I’ll be having a break enjoying Christmas in Australia.
 


Christian Horner – Team Principal


I have absolutely no idea what I’m going to be doing over Christmas! It’s only a month away and it’s incredible to be talking to about it at the final race; I’d imagine it will spent at home with family and animals.
 


Jon Gates – Sebastian’s Tyre Technician


This year after the season I’m going to be at home for a couple of weeks and then I’m going to Orlando in Florida with my wife and children. So, it will be Christmas with Mickey Mouse.
 


Ed Hewett – Mark’s Tyre Technician


During the winter break I’m going to LA for two weeks to do some snowboarding and some skydiving with my brother. We’ll going to Mammoth Mountain, as there’s a couple of good drop zones there.
 


Jonathan Wheatley – Team Manager


I’ll be spending as much time as possible with my family over Christmas, at home. I have no intention of getting on a plane any time soon!
 


Mark Simpson – Senior Garage Technician

Over the winter break I intend to decorate my utility room – but don’t tell my wife!
 


- Red Bull Racing F1   also photo

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/brazil-gp-red-bull-racing-f1-qualifying-mark-webber-seb-vettel---105582.html

24.11.2012 / MaP

More News

Sahara Force India F1 Interlagos qualifying
24.11.2012
2012 Brazilian Grand Prix: Qualifying ReportSahara Force India continued to show strong form in Sao Paulo as Nico Hulkenberg qualified in seventh place for tomorrow’s Brazilian Grand Prix. Paul Di Resta will line up P11.  more >>
Sauber F1 Team Interlagos qualifying
24.11.2012
Brazilian GP – Qualifying – Saturday, 24.11.2012   Weather: drying track, 24-28°C air, 31-36°C track,  The final race of the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship will be a challenging one for the Sauber F1 Te more >>
MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS F1 Interlagos qualifying
24.11.2012
2012 BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX  INTERLAGOS 24 NOVEMBERQUALIFYINGNico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher qualified in 10th and 14th places today for the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos. more >>
Scuderia Toro Rosso F1 Interlagos Qualifying
24.11.2012
2012 BRAZIL GRAND PRIX – SATURDAY 24/11/2012  Daniel Ricciardo (STR7-04)Third Practice Session Best lap 1:14.687, pos. 16th, 21 lapsQualifyingBest lap: (Q1) 1:16.744, more >>
Caterham F1 Team Interlagos qualifying review
24.11.2012
Brazilian Grand Prix FP3 & QualifyingCaterham F1 Team Partner informationMore than 1 billion people connect via Dell servers every single dayWeatherFP3: Overcast, dry, ai more >>
HRT F1 Team Interlagos qualifying
24.11.2012
FP3 and Qualifying at the Brazilian Grand PrixAutódromo Jose Carlos Pace, Interlagos, Sao PauloSaturday, 24th of November 2012 Weather: Overcast – Air 32ºC, Track 40ºC11.00-1 more >>
Interlagos Qualifying result 2012
24.11.2012
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 20121     4     Lewis Hamilton     McLaren-Mercedes     1:15.075    1:13.398    1:12.458   &n more >>
Interlagos Practice 3 results
24.11.2012
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 20121     3     Jenson Button     McLaren-Mercedes     1:13.188         222  &n more >>
Teams get first taste of Pirelliís 2013 tyres at Interlagos
23.11.2012
The Formula One teams got their first taste of Pirelli’s 2013 tyres during free practice in Brazil, with the Italian firm bringing two extra sets of prototype tyres in addition to the usual allocation of P Zero Silver hard tyres and P Ze more >>
Vodafone McLaren Mercedes F1 Interlagos Practices
23.11.2012
2012 BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX – FREE PRACTICE“I’m savouring every moment”Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace, Interlagos, Friday November 23LEWIS HAMILTONMP4-27A-04FP1  &nbs more >>
Red Bull Racing F1 Interlagos practices review
23.11.2012
BRAZILIAN GP – FRIDAY PRACTICE  Car 1, Sebastian Vettel“It was alright today, it was very slippery for everyone. It was quite hot today and in terms of track conditions not that easy, so I th more >>
Lotus F1 Team Interlagos practices
23.11.2012
Relax, Take it Easy – Brazilian GP, Friday 23 November 2012Romain Grosjean went seventh fastest whilst Kimi Räikkönen set the twelfth fastest time during a hot opening day of the Brazilian Grand Prix weekend at Interlagos, São Paulo. more >>
Sahara Force India F1 Interlagos practices
23.11.2012
2012 Brazilian Grand Prix, Free Practice Report Sahara Force India completed its final Friday practice sessions of the year with Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg showing competitive times in the very hot condit more >>
Sauber F1 Team Interlagos practices review
23.11.2012
Brazilian GP – Practice – Friday, 23.11.2012   Weather: sunny and dry, 22-33°C air, 32-49 track° The heat is on for the season’s finale – and so far it doesn’t really suit the Sauber F1 Team. The f more >>
HRT F1 Interlagos practices
23.11.2012
Free Practice sessions at the Brazilian Grand PrixAutódromo Jose Carlos Pace, Interlagos, Sao PauloFriday, 23rd of November 2012 Weather: Sunny – Air 34ºC, Track 55ºC10.00 - 11.3 more >>
MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS F1 Interlagos practices review
23.11.2012
2012 BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX  INTERLAGOS PRACTICEThe final Grand Prix weekend of the 2012 season got underway at the Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo today. • Michael and Nico completed 72 and 76 laps respectively of the 4 more >>
Scuderia Toro Rosso F1 Interlagos practices
23.11.2012
2012 BRAZIL GRAND PRIX – FRIDAY 23/11/2012  Daniel Ricciardo (STR7-04)First Practice Session Best lap: 1:15.587, pos. 15th, 35 lapsSecond Practice Session more >>
Caterham F1 Team Interlagos practices review
23.11.2012
Caterham F1 Team informationAn F1 car is made up of approximately 80,000 componentsWeatherFP1: dry, sunny, air temp 25° - 28°, track temp 33° - 42°FP2: dry, more >>
Will rain stop play in Brazil ?
23.11.2012
With rain widely forecast for Sunday's Championship cediding race at Interlagos, which of the drivers in the title chase would benefit from adverse weather conditions? Compelo Analysis takes a look...With a widespread view from international forecast more >>
Interlagos F1 Free Practice 2 results
23.11.2012
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 20121     4     Lewis Hamilton     McLaren-Mercedes     1:14.026         35 more >>
Interlagos Free Practice 1 results
23.11.2012
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 20121     4     Lewis Hamilton     McLaren-Mercedes     1:14.131         33 more >>
Renault Sport F1 Interlagos technical feature
22.11.2012
One week on from the sport’s return to the United States, Formula 1 reaches its highest heights, quite literally, in Brazil.At nowhere else does Formula 1 race at such high altitudes as in Brazil, and that creates unique problems from an engine pe more >>
Sahara Force India F1 Brazil preview
21.11.2012
2012 Brazilian Grand Prix Preview Sahara Force India looks forward to the final race of the 2012 season, the Brazilian Grand Prix.  Brazilian GP: Vijay’s VisionDr Vijay Mallya sums more >>
Renault Sport F1 Sao Paulo preview
21.11.2012
BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX 2012 After nine months the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship will finally reach its scintillating conclusion at the Brazilian Grand Prix. With the con more >>
Caterham F1 Team Interagos preview
21.11.2012
Brazilian Grand PrixViewGeneralRace Laps: 71Fuel consumption and fuel effect are relatively low, compared to the majority of the seasonKerbs are not a problemThe track is not especially bumpy more >>
Red Bull Racing F1 drivers Interlagos preview
21.11.2012
BRAZILIAN GP 2012  Sebastian Vettel: “The 4.3km circuit will this year stage the World Championship final. That will be exciting because at Interlagos you have a combination of passionate fans, driving anti-clockwise, bad bump more >>
Red Bull Racing F1 aims for the SKY in Brazil
21.11.2012
For the third year in a row, Red Bull Racing is pleased to announce that SKY, the largest high-definition satellite TV provider in Latin America, will join the team as a Race Partner for the Brazilian Grand Prix. The partnership has seen great success in the previous two years, with the team achieving a 1-2 finish at both the 2010 and 2011 races. Sebastian Vet more >>
Lotus F1 Team drivers preview on Interlagos race
20.11.2012
Kimi Räikkönen: “The greatest day of my career came at Interlagos”After the highs of Abu Dhabi, sixth position in Austin didn’t quite deliver the wanted digestif for our Iceman. No matter, as he now heads to one of his favo more >>
Vodafone McLaren Mercedes F1 Interlagos facts and stats
20.11.2012
2012 Brazilian Grand Prix previewInterlagos facts & statsBrazil hasn’t had a world champion since Ayrton Senna won his third world title for McLaren in 1991, but the country’s passion for Formula 1 continues una more >>
HRT F1 Team Brazilian Grand Prix Preview
20.11.2012
23rd – 25th of November Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace – 71 laps – 4.309kmSao Paulo, Monday the 19th of November 2012 The 2012 Formula 1 World Championship draws to a close in Brazil as the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pa more >>
MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Interlagos preview on Michael Schumacher final race
20.11.2012
2012 BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIXINTERLAGOS23-25 NOVEMBERThe final race of the 2012 Formula One season will take place at the historic Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo on Sunday 25 November. The Brazilian Grand Prix will also mark more >>
Sauber F1 Team Interlagos preview
19.11.2012
 Brazilian Grand Prix 201220th and final round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 23.-25.11.2012  Next Sunday a world champion will be crowned at the end of a very exciting and diverse Form more >>
The Brazilian Grand Prix from a tyre point of view
19.11.2012
Formula One Teams get first taste of Pirelli's 2013 tyresInterlagos, 23-25 November 2012What’s the story?     For the first time in its history, Pirelli will approach the final round of the Formula O more >>
Doppelsieg für Red Bull Racing Renault beim Saisonfinale
28.11.2011
Für Renault Sport F1 endete die Formel 1-Weltmeisterschaft 2011 wie sie begonnen hatte: mit einem Sieg. Dank der Power des Renault RS27-Motors sicherte sich Red Bull Racing-Pilot Mark Webber beim letzten Rennen des Jahres – dem Großen Preis von Brasilien – seinen ersten Saisonsieg. Insgesamt standen die Piloten von Red Bull Racing-Renault bei zwölf more >>
Pirelli finished successful first year
27.11.2011
... at Brazilian Grand-Prix 2011The new Pirelli P Zero Yellow soft compound seen in competition for the first time today will be combined with a new profile for 2012 to form the basis of next year’s medium tyres, now that the current more >>
Interlagos F1 Driver quotes after final race
27.11.2011
BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX SÃO PAULO 2011Red Bull RacingMark Webber“It feels very good; it’s always nice to win. The battle with Sebastian wasn’t a strong battle in the end because he had a problem, but even so, my pace was strong and I felt very good in the car. It’s a nice way to finish the year. I felt more >>
Interlagos Race result 2011
27.11.2011
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 2011Provisional Results1     2     Mark Webber     RBR-Renault     71     Winner     2     252     1     Sebastian Vettel     RBR more >>
Interlagos driver quotes after qualifying
26.11.2011
BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX SÃO PAULO 2011Red Bull RacingSebastian Vettel“It’s pretty special to get the record. Nigel obviously took three or four races less to achieve it, but nevertheless it’s been an incredible year for us and an incredible journey and it’s not yet over, we& more >>
Sao Paulo Qualifying results
26.11.2011
FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL 20111     1     Sebastian Vettel     RBR-Renault     1:13.664    1:12.446    1:11.918     172     2     Mark Webber     RBR-Renault     more >>

Kategorien

2001-2022 automobilsport.com full copyright