Sebastian Vettel says predictions of Ferrari struggle at the Monaco Grand Prix may be wide of the mark, pointing to the team's strong performance at the race in recent years. Ferrari were well off the pace in Barcelona's third sector a fortnight ago – generally seen as a sign of Monaco form.
Mercedes' five one-two finishes on the spin has put Ferrari firmly on the back foot to start 2019.
While the Silver Arrows have been mighty, Ferrari have been beset by indecisive strategy and driver errors.
However, Vettel hopes that Monaco's unique make-up can level the playing field once again, despite the likes of Red Bull chief Helmut Marko predicting that Ferrari might drop further down the order this weekend.
"Going forwards we know we're not quick enough to beat Mercedes," Vettel said.
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