Williams out of the Chinese Grand Prix with its two pilots in the points, but with the feeling that they could have got more, after that Felipe Massa rodase in podium positions during part of the test.
in The end, the brazilian driver, one of the great beneficiaries of the Safety Car the initial, finished the test in sixth[position19459005]: “it Has been a good race. I’ve spent the entire test to be fighting with the other cars, and we were right with the strategy. I was worried about my strategy when it came out the Safety Car, because I had no idea if it would work or not, but in reality, after the Safety Car our pace was very good, so I was able to get a good mattress with the other riders”.
“We have managed the tyres to perfection today. I’m really happy with my performance, the race was very enjoyable”.
The development of the race was diametrically opposed to Valtteri Bottas. If Massa managed to climb from 10th to 6th position, Bottas went from being 5th in the output be the 10th in to see the chequered flag. The finn, who finished with a serious wear and tear on the tires, blamed the chaotic output of their later misfortune: “it Has been a disappointing race. I was locked in the output due to the accident between the Ferrari, and I lost many positions”.
“The race looked good at the beginning, we had a good pace with the soft tyre, but when I switched to the media, the rhythm disappeared and I had problems with grip in general. We need to check if everything was correctly in the car, but it was a last stint difficult.”