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Sainx: Everything exceeded my expectations

< > Carlos Sainz ticked every box imaginable during his debut weekend with the Renault team at the United States Grand Prix. The Spaniard was drafted in, to replace Jolyon Palmer in the French team, with four races remaining in the championship as part of a deal between Red Bull and Renault. Despite never having driven the RS17 prior to FP1 on Friday, Sainz was quicker than teammate Nico Hulkenberg in every session including qualifying where the Spaniard was ninth fastest. In the race he was in several battles, including a feisty one with the Force India duo, ending his first grand prix in the yellow car in seventh. Reflecting after the race in Austin, Sainz said, 'I think everything...
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