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Ferrari set to open talks with Sainz regarding post-2022 contract extension

Ferrari set to open talks with Sainz regarding post-2022 contract extension

Formula 1, Others, Racing
Ferrari are set to begin talks with Carlos Sainz regarding a contract extension, after the Spaniard’s impressive debut season with the Italian squad. Sainz, 27, replaced Sebastian Vettel last season alongside Charles Leclerc (whose deal runs till the end of 2024) on a two-year deal, and went on to finish a career-best fifth in the 2021 drivers’ championship, ending the campaign with a run of 15 successive finishes in the points, and scoring four podiums in total. Speaking at his end-of-season media session in December about extending Sainz's contract, Ferrari Team Principal Mattia Binotto said: “I would like to sit down with him [Sainz]. I have not started yet the discussion with him, I don't know what he's got in mind as well so to date, there is not an answer to that. “First I w...
2022 F1 GRID – All the drivers and teams racing this season

2022 F1 GRID – All the drivers and teams racing this season

Racing, Trending
A brand-new set of rules mean brand-new cars for 20 drivers on the F1 grid, with changes at Alfa Romeo and Mercedes plus one rookie.  Mercedes Lewis Hamilton – #44 George Russell – #63 George Russell partners seven-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes as Valtteri Bottas has left the team after five seasons, having helped the Silver Arrows clinch a record eighth consecutive constructors' championship. Another former Williams driver, Russell makes a long-awaited step up to the team that have dominated the turbo-hybrid era.   Russell readies himself for his full-time Mercedes debut, having previously stepped in for the team in 2020 Red Bull Max Verstappen – #1 Sergio Perez – #11 It's all the ones on Red Bull's cars this season, as 2021 drivers'...