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Marko reflects on the ‘outcry' surrounding Sainz

Helmut Marko has revealed there was 'outcry' when Max Verstappen was handed the Red Bull race-seat in 2016 instead of Carlos Sainz, but stands by his belief that the Dutchman was the 'faster driver'. As Sainz celebrated his maiden grand prix win, the Ferrari driver taking the chequered flag at Sunday's British Grand Prix, he joined Verstappen on the list of F1 race winners. But while Sainz has one to his name, Verstappen has already 26 race wins and a World title after he was the one of the two team-mates promoted to Red Bull in 2016. Unhappy with Daniil Kvyat's form, Red Bull dropped the Russian driver after four races in 2016 and faced the dilemma of who to promote. They went with...
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