How Vettel and Ferrari can salvage their season

How Vettel and Ferrari can salvage their season

Sebastian Vettel's eagerness to keep his Formula 1 rivals behind him at the start of the Singapore Grand Prix ended in disaster. But now he needs to show the same aggression for the rest of the season (and hope it sticks) to keep his title hopes alive

We all thought Bernie Ecclestone's sprinkler system suggestion of six years ago wasn't a feasible idea, but the Singapore Grand Prix showed just what a little rain shower can do to spice up a Formula 1 race.

It also proved the wisdom of the old saying that you can't win a race at the first corner, but you can certainly lose it. Ferrari took that to an extreme, losing it even before the first corner.

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