The following is a transcript from the post-qualifying press conference.
Nico Hulkenberg: "We need to be flexible with the strategy tomorrow as it’s usually difficult to overtake here.”
Eric Boullier: “We’ll push all the way to the finish tomorrow”
Valtteri Bottas challenged Sebastian Vettel for second, while Felipe Massa struggled with traffic in Q3.
A fuel leak saw Lewis Hamilton eliminated in the Q1 phase without setting a time.
The heat (so to speak) is definitely on here at the Hungaroring this Saturday night after the qualifying session.
Sebastian Vettel: "The nature of the circuit here suits us more than it did in Germany..."
Nico Rosberg will start from pole for the sixth time this year.
Giampaolo Dall’Ara: “Overall, the performance today was more or less what we expected."
Phil Charles: “The morning session was quite good, but this did not continue into FP2..."
Friday practice in the scorching Budapest heat.
Kevin Magnussen: “I may have ended FP2 fifth-fastest, but I think our job is going to be a little more difficult than it was last weekend."
Romain Grosjean: “The car feels pretty reasonable here even if we missed a lot of the afternoon session because of a problem with the cooling system."
Daniel Ricciardo: “To be honest we struggled quite a lot today trying to find the grip."
Felipe Massa: "We have run both cars with the new rear wing and it's very positive so far."