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Mattia Binotto has said “many people congratulated” him at the end of last season for choosing Carlos Sainz as the next Ferrari driver.
Carlos Sainz won’t be winning any titles in his first year with Ferrari, but if he wants to in the future, he needs a good season.
Carlos Sainz was clear that for 2021 it is more important than perhaps any other season that he and Charles Leclerc work together.
Carlos Sainz said he could not give any information about “private” matters following rumours of a crash during a Pirelli test.
Swapping McLaren for Ferrari in the off season, pundits are wondering whether Carlos Sainz has made the “wrong” choice with Tom Coronel saying it wouldn’t be the first time.
Non-alcoholic beer Estrella Galicia 0,0 will continue its backing of Carlos Sainz after following the Spaniard to Ferrari.
Onto his fourth Formula 1 team in seven seasons, Carlos Sainz wants “stability” at Ferrari as he says that’s the key to success.
Lando Norris feels all the pressure for 2021 is on new team-mate Daniel Ricciardo, who is not a “big step above” Carlos Sainz in his mind.
Carlos Sainz has described 2021 as a “transition year” for Ferrari – and thinks every F1 team bar Mercedes should be focusing on 2022.
Carlos Sainz is under no illusion about the challenge that awaits him at Ferrari, but he’s adamant he’s up for it.
Carlos Sainz believes Sir Lewis Hamilton is the most talented driver in F1, but Mercedes’ dominance makes it “impossible” to know.
Although Carlos Sainz signed a two-year deal with Ferrari, Mattia Binotto is already talking renewal, hoping the Spaniard is around “long term”.
Carlos Sainz has revealed joining Ferrari is the realisation of a childhood dream that was born when he met Michael Schumacher.
Ferrari sporting director Laurent Mekies has said the priority of Ferrari’s five-day Fiorano test was running time for Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz.
Making up half of Ferrari’s youngest ever line-up, Carlos Sainz says that is not an issue as both he and Charles Leclerc have experience.
Carlos Sainz has continued to engage with the fans who turned up to welcome him to Ferrari on his first day driving for the Italian giants.
Carlos Sainz has revealed his two-time World Rally Champion father was “nearly more nervous than I was” watching his Ferrari debut at Fiorano.
Charles Leclerc says he has no need to guide Carlos Sainz as he makes his Ferrari debut as the Spaniard “knows perfectly well what he is doing”.
Carlos Sainz officially took to the track for the first time as a Ferrari driver in their 2018 challenger at the Fiorano circuit.
Charles Leclerc took to track for the first time in 2021 on day two of Ferrari’s Fiorano test with Carlos Sainz watching on.
Carlos Sainz built up a “special relationship” with Lando Norris at McLaren, and hopes to transfer that to Ferrari and Charles Leclerc.
Carlos Sainz has revealed that thoughts of driving this year’s Ferrari are in his mind before going to sleep at night.
Ferrari have confirmed that a five-day test will take place in Fiorano next week, with Carlos Sainz driving on Wednesday and Thursday.
Carlos Sainz has insisted that even though they have already driven for three of the same F1 teams, he is not trying to be another Fernando Alonso.
Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto has revealed they listened to all of Carlos Sainz’s radio messages before deciding to hire him.
Carlos Sainz will drive a Ferrari for the first time since his move to the Italian giants when he samples the 2018 version next week, according to a report.
Swapping McLaren for Ferrari and Lando Norris for Charles Leclerc, Carlos Sainz doesn’t believe he’ll have any issues with his new 2021 team-mate.
Carlos Sainz believes he will be “playing catch-up” with new Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc early in the 2021 campaign.
Carlos Sainz has revealed he did not get too excited when initially approached by Ferrari – as he thought they would be “talking to all the drivers”.
Carlos Sainz has completed his first real day of work with the Ferrari team after stepping into the simulator for the first time.