After qualifying, asked about the gap, Vettel said: “s ’s overly big. We’d enjoy it to be another way round, of course, but I do believe we had a session.
“On side I think we were able to enhance the car from where we’re so I’m pretty reasonably happy however, maybe not happy. I think there was a bit more. It had been a bit tricky today to set the hands together. ”
Vettel said Mercedes “seemed to start off from a greater place” at qualifying, but expected to use Ferrari’s superior straightline rate to give the Silver Arrows a battle on Sunday, despite them being “bloody quick at the corners”.
“for people whenever we get close have a benefit in a straight line therefore we can take action there but the race is so long. It should be a very good day tomorrow. ”
“We have a platform. We started in Barcelona – that has been really good, extremely strong. Ever since that time I think we’ve struggled a tiny bit to replicate this.