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Vettel: Mercedes qualifying pace is a "gamechanger"

Sebastian Vettel believes Mercedes’ pace in qualifying sessions is a “gamechanger” in the 2017 Formula 1 championship fight at the moment. The Ferrari driver saw his lead over Lewis Hamilton cut from 20 points to one in the British Grand Prix, which Hamilton won comfortably from pole while Vettel slipped back to seventh due to a late tyre failure. Mercedes has taken pole for eight of the 10 races so far this season, and Ferrari has not started from the front since the Monaco Grand Prix in May, which Vettel says is a key area of focus for the team. “It’s probably true that the last couple of races Mercedes was a bit stronger, but I think the real gamechanger is qualifying,” said...
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