Sebastian Vettel admitted that Roman Grosjean’s accident initially of the Bahrain Grand Prix shocked him a lot that for a very long time he didn’t dare to take a look at the footage that captured that dramatic incident.
“How Grosjean managed to outlive in that accident, how he managed to virtually keep away from accidents continues to be a thriller to me, however the truth that Roman continues to be with us, that he’s alive, is, in my view, the primary occasion of the yr in System 1, – Vettel stated in an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. – Everybody ought to perceive that our speeds are very excessive, and there may be at all times a danger.
We should not take such incidents calmly, though our machines at the moment are fairly protected and capable of reliably shield our lives.
In the midst of that Grand Prix, already on the subsequent lap after the accident, I realized that Roman had managed to get out of the flames. This was a very powerful factor, so I made a decision to not watch the frames that have been spinning on all screens with out interruption.
In all probability, it was higher that means, as a result of earlier than the restart I calmly, with none issues, returned to the wheel of my automotive. And what actually occurred then, I spotted solely on Sunday night, after the race. “