But Verstappen was told to return to the pits slowly after reporting that the auto was "shifting by itself" while Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo clipped the wall, forcing him to back out of his final attempt a low-fuel run.
"I think I need to calm down".
Raikkonen said Ferrari was struggling to improve the auto without making it worse in other aspects as it battled to turn things around after a hard Friday.
Vettel's impressive streak at the night race includes three straight wins from 2011-13 during his run of four straight F1 titles with former team Red Bull.
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About the India-Japan joint statement, Hua said, "The statement mentioned resolving disputes through negotiation and dialogue". Reports say that the UNCLOS was mentioned atleast four time in the 2016 joint statement between the two countries.
"The drivers extracted everything there was from the vehicle - we've been quickest in every single session this weekend, and then the one that really counts. we just don't have that last little bit", he reflected.
"I think it seems to be a certain pattern during the season that some cars go better on the small twisty stuff - and that is Ferrari and Red Bull - and we have been particularly competitive on (circuits with) lots of high-speed corners and this is just another example".
The very nature of the track means the pole is important here, and few would bet against at least one Red Bull sitting on the front row tomorrow. The battle of the Red Bulls continued, but Ricciardo managed to stay ahead, with Hamilton taking second momentarily.
Had he been on pole, the 19-year-old would have been the youngest driver in the history of the sport to start from the top slot. It requires a bit more sacrifice I guess. Below is the results from 2016 grand prix which goes to show Marina Bay circuit can be unpredictable and humidity and artificial lights providing different challenge than the eurpean tracks we might see a few surprising results here.
"They say it is more than what we produce with our flights and our cars, which is kind of insane to think".
"I don't want in 10 or 20 years to have diabetes or have heart issues which has been in my family, cancer which has also been in my family", he said.
Renault also announced Carlos Sainz as Jolyon Palmer's replacement at the Renault works team for 2018. The second Haas of Kevin Magnussen was in 16th, followed by the two Williams of Felipe Massa and Lance Stroll.