WRC: Sebastien Ogier on Jost Capito's departure...
... and the need for fairness and newer events in the World Rally Championship
World rally champion Sebastien Ogier paid respects to his team’s outgoing team manager in public, when asked why he believed Jost Capito had been so special to Volkswagen Motorsport. “I think it was his passion for sport. When you have a boss who is working always with his heart for what he is doing, it is always an inspiration for the team. He was always fighting for team spirit. I don’t know if he brought this to the team or if it was already there...
Daruvala, who had sealed his second Formula 2 win with a dominating drive in the second sprint race on Saturday, was sluggish from second and clocked 56:41.936.
Bottas’ final flying lap saw him beat Hamilton by .096 seconds in a qualifying session that set the grid for Formula One's second-ever sprint, which will determine the starting lineup for Sunday’s main race.
Formula 1 2021: Valtteri Bottas to race for Alfa Romeo next season with George Russell joining Mercedes
The 32-year-old Bottas has spent the past five seasons alongside seven-time world champion Hamilton at Mercedes, winning nine Grands Prix and claiming 17 pole positions in 92 starts with the team.