Sebastian Vettel gave his Brazilian Grand Prix a ranking of 1 out of ten after dropping from second firstly to sixth on the end, however mentioned he had no downside giving up a position to Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen alongside the way in which.

Vettel began the race from second on the grid however misplaced a spot on the first nook to Valtteri Bottas earlier than he was handed by Max Verstappen and Raikkonen on lap 4. He was shuffled forward of his teammate within the pit stops later within the race, however when it turned clear that Raikkonen was the extra probably driver to bother Bottas for third place, Ferrari instructed its drivers to swap positions.

Vettel has hardly ever been informed to cede position to his teammate at Ferrari, however he mentioned it was not a problem on Sunday.

“It is fairly easy,” he mentioned. “Kimi got here out of the pits with a brisker set of tyres and I had a few laps to try to get one thing performed with Valtteri — when it did not work, the staff requested me to let him have a go so no issues with that.

Sebastian Vettel was informed to give a position again to Kimi Raikkonen on the Brazilian Grand Prix. EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Photographs

“I like Kimi and I used to be completely happy to let him get a shot and he made it [to the podium] so I am completely happy for him.”

Requested how he rated his race on a scale of 1 to ten, Vettel responded: “Nicely I attempted all the pieces however clearly by way of the result, I might charge it as one out of ten, and that is with one being unhealthy.

“I do not suppose we have been on high of the automotive at this time, the tyres. I do not suppose it was a bonus to begin on the gentle compound tyre, as a result of the super-soft lasted an extended time — longer than I believe all of us anticipated. However that is how it’s.”

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