Brazilian GP: Sainz: “The weird thing is that we have not improved since Q1”


Interlagos was a scenario is not conducive to the Toro Rosso and the classification has given the reason to Carlos Sainz. The spaniard has not been able to pass the Q2 and will depart on the fifteenth grid position for the Brazilian GP. The lack of power of his car has been a drag in the last sector of the track, which has prevented him from down the tenths enough to aspire to really be among the top ten. Classification complicated for Sainz that even has been passed by Daniil Kvyat.

Carlos Sainz acknowledged to the press gathered in the usual ‘playpen,’ the difficulty of the session classification: In this circuit was virtually impossible to get through to Q3. Already he was almost in Austin and Mexico, but here that sensation was larger for the climb with as much slope in the last sector, we notice the lack of horses. at The end is the expected result, the decuarto and fifteenth position are the jobs most high that we could get there and it’s more or less where we expected to be”.


Asked by himself, he had got his perfect lap in Q2, Sainz
he stated that the problem is that had not been able to locate any tenth
between a session and session
: “there Was a little rain in the environment that does not
this gives all the confidence in the world, but it hasn’t affected me. I made a
back without errors, but has simply been a 1:12.9. how rare is that
we have not improved since Q1
and we have been all the time doing
laps in 1:12.9. To analyze that, maybe they could have gone
going down a little during the classification, but we have not found the

finally and with a view to Sunday’s race, the
madrid has valued the option of using a different strategy coming out
with medium tyres on his Toro Rosso: “yes and no, depends. Now we’re going to
analyze all the data ahead of tomorrow, because in this circuit
for a lot of different strategy that you want to do at the end of the tire
the medium and the soft are the same for all
. There is not much variety of
strategy. It is a pity that today the final did not rain, but you can still
rain morning &