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Sainz and Norris upbeat for race after 'tricky' qualifying

Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris felt that McLaren had done better than expected in a tough qualifying session on Saturday for the Portuguese Grand Prix at the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimào. “We’ve been quick all weekend, except for the sessions where it gets really windy like Q3 or FP2,” Sainz said after finishing in seventh place. “A challenging qualifying for us trying to figure out the tyres and especially tricky as the wind picked up through each session. "Compared to the lap time in Q2 we simply got slower as conditions changed and the session went by. Nonetheless, we managed to put the two cars in Q3 again, which is a good result for the team. Read more:...
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