Vettel uncut: his side of the story
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Vettel uncut: his side of the story

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It could be the moment that defines Sebastian Vettel. Faced with a choice of contrition or defiance over his Malaysian GP actions, he went flat-out on the latter course. AUTOSPORT's Jonathan Noble was there and brings you every word of his extraordinary interview.

The three-week gap since Malaysia and Red Bull's 'multi 21' team orders controversy had served only to stoke the feverish anticipation for Sebastian Vettel's first at-length reflections on the matter when the Formula 1 circus reconvened in China on Thursday.

While Webber took the high ground in the official FIA press conference, insisting the matter was sorted and it was time to move on, Vettel did anything but during a remarkable media briefing just afterwards.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Sebastian Vettel
Author Jonathan Noble