Hungary

Last Race: 26th July Hungary

Hungary GP Results
Pos Driver
1 Sebastian Vettel
2 Daniil Kvyat
3 Daniel Ricciardo
Belgium

Next Race: 23rd August Belgium

Grosjean plays down rapid pace

2013-02-07 08:05:00

 RSS

Share:

Grosjean plays down rapid pace

Romain Grosjean insists his P1 time at Jerez on Wednesday "doesn't mean much" as it is only testing...

Romain Grosjean insists his P1 time at Jerez on Wednesday "doesn't mean much" as it is only testing.


The Lotus driver set the pace on Day Two at the Spanish circuit as he posted a 1:18.218 in his E21.

His lap time put him 0.785s up on second-placed Paul di Resta and beat Jenson Button's best from Day One by 0.643s.

"It doesn't mean much to be honest," Grosjean stated.

"We stay on our plan, [it was] a good surprise with the soft tyre that we made work very well, but generally all day long we followed what we had to do and the car felt good.

"There's nothing very crazy about that time, it's just us working and doing our own business."

The 26-year-old will hand the car over to team-mate Kimi Raikkonen for the final two days of testing.

"We tested a few options on the set-up and it reacted quite well," Grosjean continued.

"Sometimes things we were not expecting worked, but it's always good to have a good idea for the future of the testing [direction].

"It's good now to have Kimi in the car to give us this feedback."

Related Links
Grosjean leads the way on Day Two
The pictures from Day Two at Jerez

Ciao Jules, F1 remembers the affable Frenchman

Editor's Picks

Good Race, Bad Race: Hungary

Good Race, Bad Race: Hungary

A flawless Sebastian Vettel, a floundering Lewis Hamilton and a feckless Pastor Maldonado...

Conclusions From Hungary

Conclusions From Hungary

A celebration of F1 at its finest, the finger is back while the Iceman was back in the garage and more in the PF1 Conclusions from Hungary...

Forum: Good For A Laugh

Forum: Good For A Laugh

Nico Rosberg laughed off number two claims; the Forum laughed at him laughing it off...

RIP Bianchi: 1989 - 2015

RIP Bianchi: 1989 - 2015

A look back at the motorsport career of Jules Bianchi following his death from injuries sustained at the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix...

PF1 Fantasy Racing

PF1 Fantasy Racing

Are you a Ross Brawn or a Paul Stoddart? Can you manage money like Bernie or Caterham? Let's find out...