Jean-Eric Vergne will start tomorrow's race from P13.
Jean-Eric Vergne: "I wasn't really happy with the car today."
Phil Charles: "On the long runs JEV looked quite strong, while Daniil looked particularly good on the short runs..."
Could Max Verstappen become the youngest driver ever in Formula One, beating the record set by Jaime Alguersuari? Maybe, but dad Jos has played down reports his son will make his Formula One debut as a seventeen-year-old next March.
Eleven races down, eight more to go in the 2014 Formula One season.
Jean-Eric Vergne: "I'm really positive for the second part of the season."
Ricardo Penteado: "JEV did a great job while Daniil was unlucky to spin on his fastest lap..."
Phil Charles: “The morning session was quite good, but this did not continue into FP2..."
"We are not perfect sometimes. When we are racing each other, you can make some mistakes. We are racing, we are doing our best to take a position or to defend a position and sometimes, when it’s very tight, the contact happens." - Pastor Maldonado
Daniil Kvyat: "I suddenly lost drive and I then saw smoke and later flames in the mirrors."
Daniil Kvyat: "The team did a great job in adjusting to the conditions out there and we managed to do a solid job, also considering where we qualified compared to some of our usual competitors."
Jean-Eric Vergne: “I wouldn't say we had a perfect Friday today."
The Williams driver finished six thousandths of a second ahead of Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo.