Alonso: We need to be lucky and we need to have some DNFs from Sebastian 9 September, 2013 Fernando Alonso congratulates Italian GP race winner Sebastian Vettel Fernando Alonso hoped luck would come to the rescue after Ferrari lost out again to Red Bull and Sebastian Vettel in the Italian team's home grand prix.
The Spaniard remained second overall after finishing runner-up at Monza but is now 53 points adrift of triple champion Vettel with seven races remaining worth a maximum 175.
At the current rate, Vettel stands to wrap up his fourth successive crown well before the final race of the year in Brazil.
'I think we need to be realistic about the championship now there's a very big gap,'...
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