Carlos Sainz He will never forget 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix.Not because of his final result, because he ranked 8th, not because he lost two positions and a bad start, but because it was his Debut with Ferrari. Like all firsts, this is a special day in the case of the legendary Scuderia.
Although he was unable to achieve higher results and ended the race in the same position at the beginning, he had a good confrontation with several drivers on the way, one of which was outstanding performance.my own The Formula One car shows that it is one of the most dynamic battles in the Grand Prix, There are also some very special protagonists: Fernando Alonso with Sebastian Vettel. Sainz posted an eloquent message on Instagram: “How good is it to compete again!”
For many reasons, this double overtaking Two world champions It has additional value. First, because it shows that Sainz knows how to read these types of actions: Waiting for attack At the critical moment, he was right in a showdown with his opponents, and finally got two positions immediately in a very clean way.
But most importantly, Alonso and Vettel are two key figures in sports.Sainz used Alonso as Mentors, idols and friends. It is no coincidence that he was the first person to congratulate the Spaniard on Saturday after his excellent classification.
As far as he is concerned, the German was the first to notice him when he was a promising young man in the quarry. Red Bull.That famous Testing and Silverstone and 2013 In the RB9 car that Vettel ruled at the time, he won the respect of the entire structure, starting with the defending champion at the time.From that day on, all Vettel’s words about Sainz have been there. Praise and admiration.
Now that Alonso and Vettel are facing a gradual but inevitable decline in sports (if the Spaniard’s career is bad, then the German will not be better, because he will eventually be punished twice for the accident, including Esteban Ocon), Sainz (Sainz) is on the rise. In his first game against Ferrari, even if he only finished eighth, he has already achieved his own results.