News Details

Sainz not expecting big McLaren boost in 2019

Nov.8 Carlos Sainz is not expecting to make a big leap up the F1 grid in 2019. In fact, the Spaniard said that even if McLaren improves, he should be not be any higher in the field than he is at the wheel of his Renault this year. Sainz told EFE news agency that his dream of winning the world championship is therefore "far away". "If you're not in a Ferrari or a Mercedes, winning the world championship is a bit difficult," he smiled. Sainz says McLaren - his team for 2019 - has had "a difficult year" in which "they realised they were maybe not going in the right direction". "But I think that has helped them to learn, reset a bit and start from...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Sainz happy with 'plan B' option in McLaren

Carlos Sainz says there are no ill feelings towards Renault or Daniel...
1y ago from GPBlog.com

McLaren to race Red Bull-like car in 2019 – report

McLaren is busily working on a Red Bull-like concept for its 2019 car....
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Sainz’s father says McLaren ‘hit rock bottom’

McLaren is determined to pull itself up from 'rock bottom' in 2019. That...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Sainz: No hard feelings over plan B

Carlos Sainz says he bears no grudges toward Renault after they opted to...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

LCR MotoGP team member tests positive for COVID-19

A member of Honda working for the LCR MotoGP team has tested positive for...
4h ago from AutoSport.com

Maverick Vinales 'bike fantastic', Valentino Rossi...

Maverick Vinales carried the confidence and momentum from his first...
4h ago from Crash.net

'Strange' Catalan MotoGP Friday can’t be read too...

Andrea Dovizioso says the "strange" Friday practices for the...
6h ago from AutoSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Hinchcliffe confirmed as Veach’s replacement for...

James Hinchcliffe has been confirmed as the replacement for Zach Veach for...

Hinchcliffe fills in at Andretti Autosport for rest of...

James Hinchcliffe will join Andretti Autosport for the final three races...
7h ago from AutoSport.com

Veach leaves Andretti Autosport with immediate effect

Andretti Autosport has announced it has parted ways with Zach Veach with...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Mäkinen Describes Tänak's Tactic as...

Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Mäkinen is not happy over the...

Mäkinen to Step Down as Toyota Team Principal at End...

Tommi Mäkinen will step away from his role as the team manager at Toyota...

Agreement reached for rallying to continue in Wales...

An agreement has been reached between Motorsport UK and Natural Resources...

Tidemand takes WRC2 lead with victory in Turkey

Pontus Tidemand won Rally Turkey last weekend and as a result sees him...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal will be cleared to sign midfielder from London...

Almost every transfer is usually dependent on someone else moving first to...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal could still add two midfielders as Aouar...

While there's been plenty of talk about Arsenal looking to make more...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal bid £32m Aouar after learning price tag with...

Lyon have received a £32m bid from Arsenal for Houssem Aouar as they...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Video: Ex-Arsenal star believes Gunners should sign...

Crossing the north London divide isn't something new, but it's fair to say...
5h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.