Spanish GP: Best of team radio

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Spanish GP: Best of team radio
Rachit Thukral
By: Rachit Thukral
May 15, 2018, 7:03 AM

Recap the Spanish Grand Prix with selected radio messages from the Formula 1 race.

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Grosjean after running wide in FP2

Grosjean after running wide in FP2
1/9

Photo by: Andrew Hone / LAT Images

Grosjean: “Oh fudge! Think I’m stuck in the gravel, mate.”

Hartley after his massive FP3 crash

Hartley after his massive FP3 crash
2/9

Photo by: Andrew Hone / LAT Images

Team: “Are you OK, Brendon? Are you OK?
Hartley: “Yeah, I’m OK.”
Team: “OK. Any idea what happened?”
Hartley: “Yeah, I clipped the grass on the entry.”

Grosjean after being impeded by a Williams in FP3

Grosjean after being impeded by a Williams in FP3
3/9

Grosjean: “What the...”
Team: “Just straight in the middle of the track.”
Grosjean: “****”
Team: “OK. it’s OK. So just look..we’ll get the tyres cleaned off and you’ll go again. OK?”

Raikkonen had to ask twice for a pitstop during qualifying

Raikkonen had to ask twice for a pitstop during qualifying
4/9

Photo by: Joe Portlock / LAT Images

Raikkonen: “OK. I Box this lap.
Raikkonen: “Did you hear me? Box this lap.”
Team: “Understood Kimi. if you want we can try to do the start? We pass through for the start.”

Grosjean after crashing out on lap 1

Grosjean after crashing out on lap 1
5/9

Photo by: Zak Mauger / LAT Images

Grosjean: “Mate, I’m sorry. I’m sorry.”
Team: “Yep.”
Team: “Are you OK, man?”
Grosjean: “Yeah, I’m OK. I was...I tried the outside, Kevin lost it a bit and then I got the dirty air that’s it.”
Team: ”OK man. It’s OK. just remember to go to P-0.”

Gasly wasn’t too impressed with Grosjean

Gasly wasn’t too impressed with Grosjean
6/9

Gasly: “******* guys. Massive crash. Massive crash. I spun.”
Team: “Are you OK?”
Gasly: “I cannot believe it.”
Team: “Are you OK?”
Gasly: “I cannot believe.”

Verstappen made contact with a Williams under VSC

Verstappen made contact with a Williams under VSC
7/9

Verstappen: “I have damage to the front wing.”
Team: “Do you need to box?”
Verstappen: “Yeah, I dunno!”
Team: “Stay out. Unless you’ve got big damage.
Verstappen: ‘He suddenly pressed the brake. Take a picture on the straight.”

Alonso while battling with Leclerc

Alonso while battling with Leclerc
8/9

Photo by: Sam Bloxham / LAT Images

Alonso: “You definitely need to stop talking every overtaking manoeuvre.”

Hamilton celebrates back to back race wins

Hamilton celebrates back to back race wins
9/9

Photo by: Steve Etherington / LAT Images

Hamilton: “Wooooo. Weeee. Now that’s more like it guys! I’m super happy with that. Great job. Hehehe.”

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Series Formula 1
Event Spanish GP
Location Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
Author Rachit Thukral
Article type Top List