Sebastian Vettel showed how much he is enjoying life at Ferrari by whooping with delight at securing second on the grid for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday and punching the air at the post-qualifying news conference.
World champion Marc Marquez showed why he is still a force to reckon with as he led the pack for two out of three days of pre-season MotoGP winter testing which ended Friday at Malaysia`s Sepang circuit.
With two wins from two races under their belt in the new Formula One season, Mercedes are powering confidently toward another speedster`s paradise in Bahrain this week, albeit with a watchful eye on fast improving rivals Red Bull.
Heavy tyre degradation caused by the searing Sepang temperatures has limited Mercedes` advantage over their Formula One rivals at the Malaysian Grand Prix, according to championship leader Nico Rosberg.
McLaren duo Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen believe a lack of pace will not stop them vying for more podium spots on Malaysia`s notoriously fast track after promising shows at the season-opener in Australia.