Carlos Sainz appeared at the end of the official classification session of the Styrian Grand Prix, in which he will start in a more than meritorious third position. The Spanish rider gave a glimpse of his happiness at his position in the rain at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. Before, upon learning of his position in the qualy, he could not repress his feelings. Ole, ole and oleeeeehe snapped on McLaren radio.
Sainz was happy with the performance of the Mclaren and the position ahead of Sunday’s race. « I am very happy to get a double in both rounds – together with Norris – and a third for the first time in my career, I think it was special because it was the most difficult as a Formula 1 driver. I managed to make a good lap, there was a lot of aquaplaning and the car slipped ».
The car was better than we expected after the Barcelona tests and we have confidence for tomorrow, but we have seen the race pace of the Racing Point, of Ferrari … we will surely have Albon, Bottas, behind, It will be a difficult first few laps but I hope I can establish my race rhythm, « added Carlos as a forecast of what can happen this Sunday in the race.