Carlos Sainz came to Ferrari this year, after a few years wandering around McLaren and Renault. The Madrilenian was one of the revelations of recent seasons and earned a place in the most famous team of the Formula 1. However, on his arrival at the red team, he will have to show that he is up to the task of fighting for the title. «He is very intelligent«Declared Jenson Button.
In the last hours, Jenson Button, former driver of the category and Champion of Formula 1 in 2009, got rid of praise when talking about Carlos Sainz. The now-turned-commentator on the network Sky Sports I assure you that in a few races there will be little difference between Sainz and Charles Leclerc.
Sainz was able to find a good rhythm last weekend, riding to good lap times and fighting for a good amount of points. For his part, Leclerc was much more competitive than his teammate. During several moments of the race, the Monegasque fought for the podium of the race. However, his performance was falling, finishing in sixth place.
According to Button’s words, at Ferrari Carlos Sainz’s way of working called attention. “I have spoken to the McLaren engineers and they tell me that Sainz is basically an engineer. That’s great, of course, because you don’t let your emotions put you off when it comes to what’s possible to do with the car, ”Button commented.
On the other hand, Button also made it clear that after several years of gloom, the Italian team can be excited about the arrival of the Spanish rider. “He’s not over the limit when he drives and we saw him all weekend in Bahrain. He’s a smart guy, so Ferrari can boast of having a great duo of drivers on board, ”said the 2009 champion.