"While we've had a longer break than usual from the racing action, the factories have been busy preparing for this season's final push. Let's see where that hard work leads us," he said.
"Since the start of the year, we've been making good progress and it's been a strong recovery from the team. We need to keep the momentum going, keep learning and extract the maximum we can from every opportunity.
"It's great to be back in Singapore for the first time since 2019. The whole weekend is so unique; remaining on the European schedule, the climate and the track layout.