But Bottas has struggled for form since the summer break and Saturday's deficit was also consistent with a gap of over half a second to Hamilton in every qualifying session since the season resumed in August.
The Finn added: "We didn't get all the test items tested today, but I think that is going to be the case with all the teams".
"Our record there in recent seasons has been mixed but the fundamental characteristics of the circuit, with its sweeping corners and long straights, should mean the vehicle is well-suited to the circuit", Wolff said.
"It doesn't work in whatever condition at the moment, so we've really got to understand why and make some changes".
A lap of one minute and 30.076 seconds put the Mercedes man at the head of the grid, with neither Hamilton nor Vettel's team-mate Kimi Raikkonen able to improve on that time in their final laps.
Vettel made it out for the start of Q1, but reported a loss of drive, which he described as feeling "like I have no turbo", that he couldn't fix with the switch changes suggested by his team. We've been there in the past, I've seen Lewis' engine go up in smoke in Budapest in 2014. We initially thought we would be very late going out, but we were on time. The lights went off, obviously, we did our starts, everyone was trying to move at the start, and it was the way it happened.
"Not for a second am I thinking about that [the championship]", he said. Sure he will be good tomorrow.
"I didn't know if there was something wrong, if I was on the wrong setting".
"We have limited resources". If Ricciardo were to win in Malaysia, it would snap a three-month winless streak for Red Bull Racing, as the team's last win came on Sunday, June 25th when Ricciardo won at Azerbaijan in a controversial race that may end up weighing heavily into the title tilt.
The German will start from the back of the grid tomorrow. Race coverage starts at 6.30am on Sunday - with lights out at 8am.
One thing Canadian media companies aren't too pleased about is the omission of a " Netflix tax" in the updated policy. No figure is available, but Joly says top-ups from Ottawa will start next year to cover the shortfall.
The firm said the decision was "divorced from the reality about the financing of multibillion-dollar aircraft programmes". Boeing has driven the USA government's investigation into the CSeries, which competes in the 100- to 150-seat sector.
As we looked at him and tried to comfort him, it looked like someone had taken pliers and tried to rearrange his bottom teeth. North Korean officials have said Warmbier was released on humanitarian grounds and had been treated respectfully.
Then we got it on the 18th hole, where Phil rolled in a birdie that won the final point of the day to push it to 8-2. World Number 1 Johnson caught fire on the back 9 and wrapped up the match for the US on the 16th winning 3 & 2.
As the team itself pointed out, the offense got a snap off in seven seconds in last year's game-tying drive versus the Vikings. The play was initially ruled short of the goal line but that official's decision was successfully challenged by Atlanta .
Fonda went on to speak at length about the film , delving into her character and plot details with help from Redford. "Right now. You admit you've had work done, which I think is to your credit, but you look unbelievable ", she said.
The European Commission fined Google $2.8 billion this summer after determining that Google acted abusively in shopping. Google presented its plans to the commission at the end of August but did not make them public until Wednesday.
The two-seater weighing 3,241 pounds can accelerate from 0-60 miles per hour in 2.7 seconds and top out at 211 miles per hour . The average speed for the GT2 - running Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres at the time - was 114.4mph.
DUP leader Arlene Foster's influence has seen the Prime Minister lobbying US President Donald Trump during a recent visit to NY . Nor would he disclose the contingencies it will offer Delta Air Lines , which is slated to begin receiving CS100s next spring.
The lunar base will serve as a staging area for interplanetary missions and is a key component in getting humans to Mars. NASA said the agreement reflected the two agencies' common vision for human exploration.
Dubai Is Building A New City That Mimics Life On Mars
The United Arab Eremites has announced plans to build a model of hypothetical city on Mars , titled Mars Space City (MSC). The project aims at attracting "the best scientific minds from around the world", according to the press release.
Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport
Both pledged continued support for the government so the country "doesn't again become a safe haven for global terrorists". He said the insurgents mined the area around the base to prevent authorities from sending in reinforcements.
Toddler commits treason by stealing Prince Harry's popcorn
Prince Harry is godfather to six of his friends' children, saying previously that he would "like to think" he does a good job. Attending the Volleyball Finals of the Invictus Games in Toronto , Harry sat himself next to a little girl and her family.