The a hit crews gathered in the media centre for the post-scuttle press conference after the 6 Hours of Monza, Round 3 of the 2021 FIA World Persistence Championship.
Jose-Maria Lopez – no7 Toyota Gazoo Racing, Toyota GR010-Hybrid – Hypercar
“It is our first interact in Hypercar and its special in Monza. it wasn’t a at ease scuttle as the entire lot came about with us, spherical us and with our sister automobile as nicely.
“So , you suffer loads the scuttle from slack from under the scenes. But anyway, congratulations to the crew, to Toyota, to all people occupied with the crew, they did an improbable job. Mike (Conway) and Kamui (Kobayashi) as persistently were pleasurable oi the scuttle especially when the Alpine tried to select us relief.
“I am delighted, as persistence races are persistently love this, so that you roughly win mature to celebrate, but furthermore salvage what is taking place, due to it be a protracted scuttle and anything can occur. I am delighted to private interaction and now into the next one, which is a mountainous one!”
Neel Jani – no92 Porsche GT Team, Porsche 911 RSR-19 – LMGTE PRO
“We did now not know that he (Pierguidi) needed to private interaction a pit live. It did now not see love it and he became very instant at the discontinue and pushing exhausting so it became roughly nail-biting loyal there. But what a gargantuan scuttle, six hours of straight out qualifying laps and I haven’t had such an real scuttle furthermore for a in point of fact very long time in WEC and I basically loved that one.”
Filipe Albuquerque – no22 United Autosports USA, Oreca-Gibson – LMP2
“Unfortunately, the outdated day we did now not true pole articulate and it became roughly chaotic for all people with the pink flag. I maintain in fact it became perfect that I did now not attain pole articulate due to as we converse I became with more hunger to scurry to the scuttle and the auto became loyal improbable.
“These boys (Hanson and Scherer) did an improbable job. Phil going to P1 in the open after which loyal keeping there on the strategy hitting the gas targets. Fabio as nicely in his second scuttle going to the general podium and with improbable move as nicely.
“At one point we were a shrimp bit bit heart-broken with the protection automobile, after which the chance now not being caught by the various crew, which made our life greater, so it became loyal that I maintain we had a shrimp bit bit more move general.”
Alessio Rovera – no83 AF Corse, Ferrari 488 GTE Evo – LMGTE AM
“The scuttle became more gracious starting from the rear. But we knew that the auto became basically rapid, especially on the straight, so I loyal pushed to the limit and check out to overhaul after I will. We loved loads the scuttle and we in fact rapid in the total stints, especially Francois (Perrodo) and Nicklas (Nielsen), so I am basically delighted for this consequence and a mountainous due to the your total crew.”
Frits van Eerd – no29 Racing Team Nederland, Oreca-Gibson – LMP2 Pro/Am
“It became a roughly a extraordinary open due to we prepped ourselves to basically the most. But at the discontinue I received two current teammates, but it completely worked out so nicely. So it became in fact unbelievable at such instant perceive. We were ready to set aside a crew collectively obviously but Nick, now we private done loads collectively. Paul-Loup is a current guy for me, and he did an improbable job. Amazing, I am so delighted.”