Mercedes racer Lewis Hamilton believes that Ferrari while trying to hide the real speed of my new car SF70H.
On Thursday Sebastian Vettel showed the best time two weeks of tests in Barcelona, driving on Ultrasoft round with a score of 1.19.024. Hamilton lost to German 0,328 seconds, despite using the same compound tire, but made clear that it is too early to draw conclusions.
“I think Ferrari are bluffing. I guess they are much faster than you think, and very close to us, – quotes Hamilton GPUpdate.net. – It is difficult to say what kind of team faster than the others. But they are very close, if not ahead of us. Anyway, I look forward to the struggle.”
Hamilton’s team-mate on the team, Valtteri Bottas said that today with the team was focused on the evaluation of new products.
“We still find out which upgrades fit the car better and how to get them to 100% efficiency, – said Bottas, who became eighth by the end of Thursday. Every day we learn something, there is still a lot of work.
The fight in Melbourne will be fierce, so tomorrow we need to use our last day on the tests and get to the greater distance”.
Live text commentary from the third day of the official tests in Barcelona with photos and video can be viewed on our website.
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