Sebastian Vettel has admitted his disqualification from second place at the Hungarian Grand Prix still feels “very bitter”.

The four-time former World Champion thought he had collected 18 runner-up points for the second time since joining Aston Martin for this season, previously having done so in Azerbaijan.

But after chasing shock winner Esteban Ocon within a couple of seconds for the vast majority of the race at the Hungaroring, and participating in the podium ceremony, Vettel was later hit by a sting in the tail.

The FIA reported to the stewards that a sufficient fuel sample could not be taken from the German’s car and he was duly disqualified.

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