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Carlos Sainz Jr.: “There was a lot to learn so I’m happy”

Carlos Sainz Jr. completed his first day in the Renault Sport Formula 1 Team on Friday at the Circuit of the Americas, with the Spaniard using the day to get adjusted to the RS17 after his switch from Scuderia Toro Rosso. Sainz finished tenth fastest in his very first session in mixed conditions, ahead of team-mate Nico Hülkenberg, and it was a similar story in the afternoon session, with the Spaniard denying the German by 0.005 seconds for eleventh position. 'It’s been a busy week with everything other than driving the car so it was fantastic to get out and drive for the team for the first time today!” said Sainz. “There was a lot to learn so I’m happy we ran through everything...
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