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Sebastian Vettel has admitted that Ferrari's much-vaunted Singapore upgrade has helped him.
Motorsport's governing body, the FIA, are to launch an investigation after the chequered flag was shown a lap early at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel produced an epic lap at Suzuka on Sunday as his Ferrari took pole position for the typhoon-affected Japanese Grand Prix ahead of teammate Charles Leclerc.
Saturday's track action at Suzuka has been cancelled, as the risk that a 'violent' typhoon will hit the local area rises to 100%.
'Even if the top team offered me a contract tomorrow, I can't sign it. I'm committed to Renault,' says Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo.
Ferrari still wants Sebastian Vettel to win races. That is the view of former double world champion Emerson Fittipaldi.
"I think overall it was ok, for me it's just important to understand what happened this season," says Sebastian Vettel.
Race director Michael Masi says team orders are 'part of Formula 1', this coming in the midst of Ferrari's controversial team orders at the Russian grand prix.
Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas say that teamwork was the deciding factor in their teams victory at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix.
Charles Leclerc said he has retained full trust in Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel despite their radio feud over a broken agreement in the opening laps of the Russian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes' driver pairing is "absolutely" the best in Formula 1.
Valtteri Bottas won the Japanese Grand Prix with Sebastian Vettel second in a Ferrari and the Finn's Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in third.
Sebastian Vettel produced an epic lap at Suzuka as his Ferrari took pole position for the typhoon-affected Japanese Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Charles Leclerc.
Sebastian Vettel has admitted that ignoring team orders at Sochi was 'not right'.
Lewis Hamilton says that Sebastian Vettel was now "clearly not" number one at Ferrari but warned against the team "ramping up" support for Charles Leclerc.
Wheels24 reader Neil Hamilton shares his views about Ferrari team mates Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc.
Lewis Hamilton has weighed into the crumbling relations between Ferrari duo Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc, saying Mercedes drivers have 'respect'.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel says he would consider quitting F1 if a better racing series existed.
Ferrari team chief Mattia Binotto had every reason to read the riot act after the Italian team handed an unexpected triumph to Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in the Russian Grand Prix.
Charles Leclerc said he has retained full trust in team-mate Sebastian Vettel despite their radio feud in the opening laps of the Russian Grand Prix.
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