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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.
New McLaren driver Carlos Sainz has given his very early impressions of the MCL34 that he will racing throughout the 2019 season.
McLaren have fired up their 2019 challenger, the MCL34, two weeks prior to pre-season testing.
Carlos Sainz is enjoying the new-found independence following his switch to McLaren ahead of the 2019 season.
Carlos Sainz claims his former teammate Nico Hulkenberg would win “straight away” with a team at the top of the Formula 1 grid.
Lando Norris acknowledges that while he wants to “thrash” Carlos Sainz, that is “very unlikely to happen” given his team-mate’s wealth of F1 experience.
McLaren’s Carlos Sainz has called for an end to the “negative hype” around the 2021 Formula One rule changes.
Despite losing Fernando Alonso at the end of last season, McLaren CEO Zak Brown is confident the team won’t be left floundering without his technical feedback.
Carlos Sainz may only be starting the first year of his two McLaren stint but already the Spaniard is thinking long-term.
Carlos Sainz Jr has said he has a “lot of trust” in McLaren to work towards restoring the glory days over the coming seasons.
Carlos Sainz believes that McLaren should be worried, and should “fear everyone” in the midfield battle going into 2019.
Carlos Sainz has admitted that he will look to elder statesman Fernando Alonso for advice as he begins a new chapter of his F1 career.
Carlos Sainz has reflected on a “bittersweet” year with Renault, where he feels his points total does not do him justice.
Carlos Sainz has played down the claims that McLaren will be copying Red Bull’s chassis concept for the 2019 season.
Carlos Sainz Jr has admitted that he was unhappy with the amount of points he scored this year, believing he deserved more.
Despite being the only Spaniard on the grid in 2019, and replacing Fernando Alonso at McLaren, Carlos Sainz does not feel any added pressure.
New McLaren signing Carlos Sainz had a chat with the team following his debut in the post-season Abu Dhabi test.
Carlos Sainz says from his first lap to his 150th, he enjoyed every single one of them as he made his McLaren debut in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Carlos Sainz put in his first laps as a McLaren driver as he took to the Yas Marina circuit on Wednesday for Day Two of the post-season test.
Charles Leclerc will officially make his Ferrari debut as the Yas Marina circuit on Wednesday when he replaces Sebastian Vettel on Day Two of the Pirelli tyre test.
Carlos Sainz has admitted that finishing as best of the rest at Yas Marina felt like payback for his bad luck in France and Mexico.