Susie Wolff said completing a successful FP1 session was "fantastic" after her appearance for Williams at the German Grand Prix.

Having been scheduled to run both at Silverstone and Hockenheim, Wolff saw her FP1 debut at the British Grand Prix ended after just four laps due to an engine issue. However, her second appearance in Germany was more successful as she completed 22 laps - despite having to crawl back to the pits on the installation lap - and Wolff said she felt she delivered, although she did pick up EUR2000 in speeding fines in the process.

"First of all I did more than one lap, so that was fantastic," Wolff said. "I had a little bit of a worry at the beginning to get back to the pits because of a problem, but as soon as they said 'okay, we can fix it, I thought 'oh, thank goodness'.

"After that it was a case of going for it. On the first run it was about building up pace, on the second it was again new tyres, and the third was about aerodynamic work. It all felt fantastic, the team did such a good job in getting me ready for today, and it felt so good to be out there, to be pushing and to finally be doing a proper session.

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"I've just come out of the debrief and the team were happy. The only small downside is I've picked up two pit lane speeding fines so quite an expensive morning! But apart from that I'm happy with how the morning went."

With her two scheduled FP1 runs for the season completed, Wolff admitted her next target was to gain a race seat but is under no illusions as to how tough that will be.

"That's the million dollar question, what comes next? Of course I would love to be back in the car for Free Practice 2 and be part of the race weekend and that has to be the next logical step but as we all know that's very tough in Formula One.

"I'm just happy that I finally got to do some laps today, I finally got to show that I'm quick enough and of course I need to work on the next stage now but that's not going to be easy."