Practice 1 - What the drivers had to say

Practice 1 - What the drivers had to say

27 March 2015

Quotes from some of the drivers after the first Free Practice session in Sepang.

Pepe Oriola, fastest lap: “It was a good session, although it was very hot. Things went well for me, the car felt nice and it was fun to be able to attack a bit and test the limit of the car.”

Gianni Morbidelli, 8th fastest: “Five flying laps is certainly not enough to even get a first impression. There is still a lot to learn about the car. Towards the end of the session I had some engine misfiring that forced me to slow down.”

Lorenzo Veglia, 10th fastest: “It was terribly hot this afternoon and I had to struggle with a lot of understeer, I think we took the wrong direction and we’ll have to rethink entirely the setup of the car.”

Franz Engstler, 11th fastest: “I enjoyed driving on this track with the Audi TT very much. Of course, after so many years with rear-wheel-drive, I need some time to adjust to front-wheel-drive cars, but it’s a nice challenge. We still have a lot of work to do to improve the balance of the car, as we have too much understeer and wheel spinning on exiting corners.”

JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER

WSC WORLD SPORTING CONSULTING LIMITED
10 Philpot Lane, First Floor
London EC3M 8AA - United Kingdom

WSC Operative Office: tel +41 91 9100590, fax +41 91 9100599, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Fabio Ravaioli, Director of Communications:
tel. +41 79 5501290, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

© 2018 WSC Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

Credits: Rebster Ltd.

Privacy Policy

Cookie Policy

Don't have an account yet? Register Now!

Sign in to your account