The race was exciting and fifth place in the end was a great achievement, Sutil mentioned. I was confident for a good race, as we were so close in the first two races, but then had a little bit of back luck that stopped us scoring. It was a good overall performance from the team.
It was always very close with Lewis just behind in the closing stages but I knew that if I didn’t make any mistakes I wouldn’t have any problems, so it was just trying to concentrate. I had to push, of course, but it was under control. I think we can now carry this forward to China; we are still a good top ten competitor and we need to continue like this – Q3 and a few points each race would be great at this stage in the season. It was a worse day for team-mate Liuzzi, though, as the Italian – who get points in the first two races – stop into the garage. I had had a good start from tenth and was in seventh place and had good pace, although I was stuck behind Hülkenberg in the Williams, he evoke. unluckily I had a problem with the throttle after about 12 laps. We didn’t appreciate exactly what it was but overall we lost drive and that was the end of it.
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