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Carlos Sainz says “patience and confidence” will be required this weekend as he chases a top-ten showing at the Monaco Grand Prix.
Carlos Sainz believes always having the “same result” is hurting F1 and could see tracks, such as Barcelona, lose their place on the calendar.
Carlos Sainz said he didn’t expect to score points at the Spanish Grand Prix because McLaren had “no pace”.
With the Spanish Grand Prix set to be dropped from the 2020 calendar, Formula 1 drivers are sad to see the race go from Barcelona.
Carlos Sainz admits he was “puzzled” by McLaren when fighting against them for Renault in 2018.
Looking to improve in “every area”, Carlos Sainz says McLaren aren’t comparing themselves to their midfield rivals but rather the cars that are “a second quicker”.
Carlos Sainz says it was a “relief” after scoring his first points for McLaren at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
McLaren’s Carlos Sainz has compared the level of attention Mick Schumacher gets in the media to his past experiences.
Carlos Sainz has found huge motivation in McLaren’s improving form, despite his wretched luck so far in 2019.
Daniil Kvyat says he “totally disagrees” with his drive-through penalty after he collided with both McLaren’s at the Chinese GP.
McLaren are “back to reality”, according to Carlos Sainz, after both he and Lando Norris were eliminated from Q2 in China.
Carlos Sainz remains confident despite back-to-back retirements in the opening rounds of 2019 due to the pace McLaren are showing.
Carlos Sainz has said Max Verstappen can consider himself “lucky” after not picking up any damage in their Bahrain collision.
McLaren got both cars into Q3 in Bahrain, something which Carlos Sainz says is “unthinkable” after their 2018 form.
After just one race of the season gone, McLaren’s Carlos Sainz is already on the way toward some engine penalties.
McLaren’s Carlos Sainz has said that Haas are a cut above in the midfield battle, predicting their pace advantage to be “half a second” in qualifying.
Carlos Sainz is already on to his second MGU-K unit of the season after his MCL34 was fitted with a new one in Bahrain.
Carlos Sainz believes that in McLaren’s MCL34 the team has a car that can push them up the grid, they just need to avoid a repeat of last year’s development “trap”.
Carlos Sainz claims that Renault have finally delivered the engine that it needed “two years ago”, giving McLaren “something to fight with”.
Carlos Sainz has defended his decision to quit Red Bull following claims from Christian Horner that Pierre Gasly has ‘more potential’.
Pierre Gasly may not have had the Red Bull debut he dreamed of but Christian Horner still feels he has “more potential” than Carlos Sainz, the man he beat to the Red Bull seat.
Carlos Sainz said it was an MGU-K failure which caused him to retire from the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
Carlos Sainz isn’t worried about Helmut Marko’s claims that McLaren are “at the back” of the pack, saying they “know where we are”.
Rather than be put out by it, Carlos Sainz says he would welcome Fernando Alonso’s input into McLaren’s 2019 car.
Carlos Sainz may have set the fastest time of testing on Wednesday, however, the Spaniard is “very cautious” given that he expects more from the likes of Ferrari and Red Bull.
Carlos Sainz’s 1:17.144 from Wednesday morning stood as the time to beat on Day Three in Spain as all the teams, except Ferrari, racked up the miles.
Aside from being behind Ferrari, Carlos Sainz says McLaren have no idea where they are in F1’s pecking order as there are too many variables in testing.
Carlos Sainz says Formula 1 shouldn’t be too quick to write off the new 2019 regulations, saying they could work.
McLaren driver Carlos Sainz hopes Renault will deliver on the hype over their 2019 engine for his new team.
New McLaren driver Carlos Sainz described it as “love at first sight” when the team revealed their 2019 challenger.