Vettel regrets Hülkenberg-Aus: “cash” instead of “class” crucial
(Motorsport-Total.com) – Sebastian Vettel becomes Formula 1 driver field. The Heppenheimer regrets this fact and points to the unfair conditions in the driver market. A victim of this market is Nico Hulkenberg, who has been in Abu Dhabi for the time being last race. “It's a pity,” says Vettel.
“I raced with him, since I can remember, even as a form and teenager, we dueled us all, “commented the Ferrari driver the farewell of Emmerichers from the premier class. Both are vintage “He will definitely be missing,” says Vettel and again to a criticism of the driver market: “I think he has the class to drive here, but unfortunately, the class is not always crucial, but also the cashier.” After Hülkenberg Renault did not get a contract extension, he was also with Alfa Romeo, Haas and Williams under.
Many teams prefer to payers who bring several million – or on the nationality, as in the case from Esteban Ocon at Renault. “I hope that in this respect the sport changes again and becomes healthier.The ratio does not fit at the moment”, knows the German about the circumstance.
He has witnessed himself, as in his first world champion year 2010 seven German Formula 1 drivers were at the start: Nico Rosberg, Michael Schumacher, Timo Glock, Gash Heidfeld, Adrian Sutil, Hulkenberg and himself. 2020 only Vettel will be left That's what we've done often enough, sometimes it's been ignored, sometimes it's been perceived, it's a pity he has not got a seat, I wish him well, and maybe there's a chance he'll come back soon. “