With a major drawback regarding Red Bull Racing, Ferrari started the 2023 Formula 1 season the wrong way. The Maranello team added 26 units in 3 races, with 20 points Carlos Sainz and only 6 by Charles Leclerc. The Spanish driver managed to finish all three Grands Prix and retired twice in Monaco, with the worst start to the event in his career. However, while rumors of an exit point to Sainz, glory from the circus great did not hesitate to support his work on Runaway Horse.
In the run-up to the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, both Carlos Sainz Like Charles Leclerc, they worked about 4 to 5 hours a day in the simulator to get to Baku in the best way. The Italian team is committed to adding points so as not to widen the gap against Red Bull, Aston Martin and Mercedes. Also, amid exit rumors, the Madrid Runner He wants to show that he deserves his seat. In this sense, in dialogue with AS, Emerson Fittipaldi noted that Chile has a great gift at Scuderia.
“They are in a moment of recovery with Vasseur as a capo and I’m sure they will go further. Carlos Sainz He has a great career at Ferrari. He is fast, steady and constantly fighting for the top positions. Catching Red Bull will be tough, but I’m sure Ferrari will continue to progress all year long.The two-time world champion commented about the gift Spanish pilot in the Italian national team. For now, the Madrid-born driver will continue to try to take the team to the top, as he has a contract with Prancing Horse until 2024.
In search of his second victory
Sainz managed to add his first Formula 1 victory at the last Grand Prix of the United Kingdom and has yet to repeat it. In this sense, the man from Madrid understands that he still needs to get to P1 again, but he needs RBR to fail and improve his performance to outpace Aston Martin and Mercedes.
“I think a second (win) could come at any time, but it is true that we are somewhat lacking. We need Red Bull to fail and take a small step to beat Aston Martin and Mercedes,” the Spaniard revealed in an interview with Antena 3.
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