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Fernando Alonso said Alpine’s slower speed in qualifying compared to practice has led the team to investigate their inconsistency.
Sebastian Vettel says he struggled on his final run in Q2 in France, but isn’t yet sure why exactly that was the case.
Valtteri Bottas felt he was in contention for at least a front-row start for the French Grand Prix, admitting his disappointment at starting P3 on Sunday.
Yuki Tsunoda says that trying to stop his car as he went backwards into the barriers in Q1 was “like ice skating.”
Daniel Ricciardo said he is now at a point where he is just trying to get the ‘last few tenths’ from his McLaren to maximise his potential and become fully competitive.
Carlos Sainz has said he feels pleased to have shown his full potential in qualifying in a Ferrari, saying it’s “about time” that it happened.
Max Verstappen has admitted he didn’t expect and his team’s pace to be as strong as it was in qualifying for the French Grand Prix.
Toto Wolff said his Mercedes cars need to find pace “everywhere” if they are to overhaul Red Bull’s Max Verstappen at the French Grand Prix.
Christian Horner feels that if Red Bull can get the better of Mercedes at Paul Ricard, they can do so anywhere.
Lewis Hamilton says he was pleased to be able to dismiss the “myth” of whether or not he and Valtteri Bottas’ chassis switch had a negative impact on his performance.