Carlos Sainz’s worrying Ferrari admission: ‘We had the sixth fastest car this weekend’ | F1

Sainz held onto fifth at Zandvoort on Sunday, resisting late pressure from Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton.Despite having track position, Sainz was overtaken by Aston Martin’s Fernando Alonso, and more surprisingly, the Alpine of Pierre Gasly, who ultimately finished on the podium.Overall, it was a poor weekend for Ferrari, with both drivers struggling with the handling of the car.Charles Leclerc was forced to retire from the race after sustaining significant damage.“I would say after looking at the Alpine more the sixth fastest car this weekend,” Sainz said.“But yeah, when you’re going into a race and going into yesterday’s quali that we were…

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