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Leclerc pace makes Sainz lament penalty

Carlos Sainz in action at Istanbul Park Seeing Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc duke it out for top billing in Friday practice for the Formula 1 Turkish Grand Prix brought an element of regret for Carlos Sainz. Leclerc finished the opening session third-fastest yesterday and improved to second in Free Practice 2, with Lewis Hamilton topping the timesheets on both occasions. While there have been promising signs for the #16 driver, Sainz has been left to focus on an entirely different programme given a power unit penalty means he’s set to start Sunday’s race from the back row of the grid. Accordingly, race runs have been the priority for the Spaniard instead of single-lap speed, taking...
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