F1 Drivers

Hamilton felt he had pace to push for win


Hamilton felt he had pace to push for win

Lewis Hamilton felt he had pace to push for win


Championship leader Lewis Hamilton says that he was “feeling super-optimistic” about his W06 Hybrid and was ready for a key charge for victory in Singapore when he unexpectedly lost power.

Mercedes duo struggled with their tyres all weekend, Lewis start from fifth and gains one place, overtook Kvyat following first SC period.

“I was feeling super-optimistic in the car, I really was,” Hamilton told reporters.

“The guys in front were on the option and I was on the prime and I was easily keeping up with the guys. I thought ‘you know what, we’ve got a race on our hands here’.

“The pace was nice, really under control. I was just waiting for that time when I could push and see what I could get from the car but obviously I didn’t get that. I lost power and I was hoping they would have a quick fix but it never came.”

Facebook Comments
Loading...
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

ThisisF1.com is not affiliated with Formula 1, Formula One Management, Formula One Administration, Formula One Licensing BV or any other subsidiary associated with the official Formula One governing organizations The website is an unofficial website, all names and logos used here are property of their respective owners, more specially FORMULA 1, FORMULA ONE, F1, GRAND PRIX and logos and the wide Curves logo are trademarks of Formula One Licensing BV, a Formula One Group Company. Use or depiction of images or trademarks throughout this website is for illustrative and editorial purposes only. Official Formula One information can be found at www.formula1.com

Copyright © 2015 Thisisf1.com

To Top