Tag: Vettel

Assessing the candidates to replace Vettel at Ferrari

9:14 AM ET The news that Sebastian Vettel will leave Ferrari at the end of the year leaves one very obvious question hanging over the remainder of 2020: who will replace him in 2021? As the most famous team in F1, Ferrari has the potential to lure almost any driver, and aside from Max Verstappen…

Hamilton defends Vettel over 'minuscule' errors

7:19 AM ET ESPN staff Lewis Hamilton has defended Sebastian Vettel’s mistake at the Bahrain Grand Prix, saying the German’s great performances out-weigh his recent errors. Sebastian Vettel apologised to Ferrari for the spin Sunday that ultimately cost him at shot at winning the Bahrain Grand Prix, but insisted the mistake had nothing to do…

Is Sebastian Vettel too accident-prone to win the title?

10:21 AM ET Plenty of talking points emerged from Ferrari’s home defeat at Monza. ESPN’s F1 editor Laurence Edmondson, associate editor Nate Saunders and F1 writers Kate Walker and Maurice Hamilton offer their opinions below. Is Sebastian Vettel too accident-prone to win this year’s title? Vettel now trails Hamilton by 30 points in the race…

Vettel ‘not worried’ about lost China, Baku wins

9:06 AM ET Connor McDonagh Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari’s current level of competitiveness leaves him with no worries going into the European season. Despite having the fastest car in Formula One and having started the past three races from pole position, Vettel sits behind Lewis Hamilton in the drivers’ championship. The German converted his Bahrain…