Carlos Sainz He is not satisfied with the fourth place he got in the classification of Abu Dhabi. Virtually nothing is at stake, but when he got out of the car to speak to the media, he looks slightly disappointed for not having been able to opt for second or third position on the grid on Sunday.
But the sensations are good, and he knows where the key was to finish two tenths behind the top three. He met two friends on the track, Fernando Alonso and Lando Norris, while doing the preparation lap. That meant that he was not entirely comfortable in that set-up. “They were pretty slow. I couldn’t do the ‘out lap’ that I wanted, otherwise I think I would have reached 1.24.0“, he explains. But, “it is what it is,” he admits before Dazn’s microphones.
Although he was also satisfied as a team. Because leclerc is third, just behind Czech Prez, So the forces are almost equal. And in the fight for the Constructors’ World Championship runner-up between ferrari and mercedesit seems that they are ahead.
“The best expectations for tomorrow. We have taken a step forward. In which we have been able to fight in the position I think we are in, two or three tenths of Red Bull”, holds. “A Mercedes today we have beaten them by a lot”, analyzes Carlos.
“It was a good day for the team and I think tomorrow we have to try to close the weekend well“, he analyzes. “The important thing is that I am comfortable with the car, I am calm. I did good laps, in race rhythm yesterday and today I felt good. We have all the ingredients to have a good race.” judgment.