For the Emilia-Romagna GP on Sunday, however, the weather gods showed mercy again and opened the floodgates for Vettel: From 13th on the grid, the four-time world champion raced forward to eighth place on a wet track at the beginning and thus scored four World Championship points, the first for the Heppenheimer and his team this year.
Especially for his battered team: “It’s tough. You really work your ass off. I didn’t appreciate the fact that just as much work was put into it at the end of the field for many years because I wasn’t there. But it was It’s the same work as before and even harder because you don’t get a biscuit as a reward after the race,” says Vettel and grins: “Get your dog to jump higher if you don’t have any biscuits…”