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giugno 23, 2018 - Scuderia Toro Rosso

Formula 1 - 2018 FRENCH GRAND PRIX – SATURDAY 23/06/2018

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Pierre Gasly (STR13-05, Car 10)
Third Practice Session - Best lap: 1:38.317, pos. 7th, 5 laps
Qualifying - Best lap: (Q1) 1:32.447, (Q2) 1:32.460, Pos. 14th
"I think Q3 was a bit of a longshot today, I really hoped we would be able to make it but unfortunately we just didn't have the pace. I was really close with Sergio, so maybe one more position was possible, but we lacked performance in qualifying. Of course it's a bit disappointing not to get a better result in my home race, but I think we did the best we could. We seemed to have some trouble with the second sector on the long straights, so we need to have a look at the data and see where we're losing time, because in general the car feels OK. I think yesterday it felt a bit better than today, but it's so tight in the midfield and we lacked a couple of tenths. It's been really amazing to drive in front of my home crowd, they give me a lot of support! We have one more battle tomorrow - the most important one - and hopefully there will be a lot of fans there to give me a boost. I'll fight a lot and try everything to get back in the points, the last time was in Monaco and it would be amazing to score points in France!"

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