Welcome at RN365

You are logged in. Benefit directly from all the benefits of your account:

  • Share your thoughts and opinions about F1
  • Win fantastic prizes
  • Get access to our premium content
  • Take advantage of more exclusive benefits

Welcome at RN365

Become part of the largest racing community in the United Kingdom. Create your free account now!

  • Share your thoughts and opinions about F1
  • Win fantastic prizes
  • Get access to our premium content
  • Take advantage of more exclusive benefits
fri 26 mar - sun 28 mar
Quali sat 27 mar
Race sun 28 mar
ita
fri 16 apr - sun 18 apr
Quali sat 17 apr
Race sun 18 apr
bhr
por
fri 30 apr - sun 02 may
Quali sat 01 may
Race sun 02 may
ita
esp
fri 07 may - sun 09 may
Quali sat 08 may
Race sun 09 may
por
mco
thu 20 may - sun 23 may
Quali sat 22 may
Race sun 23 may
esp
aze
fri 04 jun - sun 06 jun
Quali sat 05 jun
Race sun 06 jun
mco
can
fri 11 jun - sun 13 jun
Quali sat 12 jun
Race sun 13 jun
aze
fra
fri 25 jun - sun 27 jun
Quali sat 26 jun
Race sun 27 jun
can
aut
fri 02 jul - sun 04 jul
Quali sat 03 jul
Race sun 04 jul
fra
gbr
fri 16 jul - sun 18 jul
Quali sat 17 jul
Race sun 18 jul
aut
hun
fri 30 jul - sun 01 aug
Quali sat 31 jul
Race sun 01 aug
gbr
bel
fri 27 aug - sun 29 aug
Quali sat 28 aug
Race sun 29 aug
hun
nld
fri 03 sep - sun 05 sep
Quali sat 04 sep
Race sun 05 sep
bel
ita
fri 10 sep - sun 12 sep
Quali sat 11 sep
Race sun 12 sep
nld
rus
fri 24 sep - sun 26 sep
Quali sat 25 sep
Race sun 26 sep
ita
sgp
fri 01 oct - sun 03 oct
Quali sat 02 oct
Race sun 03 oct
rus
jpn
fri 08 oct - sun 10 oct
Quali sat 09 oct
Race sun 10 oct
sgp
usa
fri 22 oct - sun 24 oct
Quali sat 23 oct
Race sun 24 oct
jpn
mex
fri 29 oct - sun 31 oct
Quali sat 30 oct
Race sun 31 oct
usa
bra
fri 05 nov - sun 07 nov
Quali sat 06 nov
Race sun 07 nov
mex
aus
fri 19 nov - sun 21 nov
Quali sat 20 nov
Race sun 21 nov
bra
sau
fri 03 dec - sun 05 dec
Quali sat 04 dec
Race sun 05 dec
aus
are
fri 10 dec - sun 12 dec
Quali sat 11 dec
Race sun 12 dec
sau
Start Bahrain GP
Days
Hour
Min.
Sec.
Lando Norris

Norris: Sainz still helped McLaren as much as possible

Despite leaving for Ferrari, Carlos Sainz still helped McLaren prepare for life without him says Lando Norris.

Discussing his growing ability to lead the team off the track as well as on, Lando Norris has said that, while Carlos Sainz was set to leave McLaren for Ferrari, he was still involved in helping the British team plan for the future.

Being a Formula 1 driver isn’t just turning up to a grand prix weekend, strapping yourself into the car to compete in a high-octane race and jetting off to wherever you like before doing it all over again. Meticulous preparation and attention to the smallest of details is required. And to aid that process, a driver’s feedback is essential. It’s a skill that comes with experience, and one that Norris believes he has developed.

"There have been a lot more debriefs and things which have been led more by myself rather than just Carlos," Norris told select members of the press, including RacingNews365.com. "The direction I want the car to be improved in and thinking ahead to the future and obviously there’s a lot more meetings now."

While the 21-year-old admits his former teammate was understandably less involved, he admitted that Sainz, who hopes to create a similar working relationship with Charles Leclerc, still gave some input during the 2020 season.

"Carlos still helped you know and would go, ‘you know, if you want a better car next year, these are things you’ve got to work on’, so it’s not like he was completely out of it." Norris added. "He was doing his job and still helping the team as much as possible but when it comes to more 2021 or 2022 stuff, then obviously you can’t include him as much because he’s leaving for another team."

Subscribe to the F1 calendar

Never miss a thing from the Formula 1 season! Add the 2021 F1 schedule to your calendar at the touch of a button. Subscribe below and put the dates and times of every race directly on your PC or smartphone, so you don't miss a second from the new season.

Subscribe to the F1 calendar Download the F1 calendar

RN365 News dossier Interviews

The best interviews from the world of F1 and motor racing

0 comments

    x