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Norris was 'so scared' during 'sketchy' opening lap

Lando Norris admitted after Sunday's US Grand Prix that he had endured a scary first lap as he battled at close quarters with McLaren teammate Daniel Ricciardo and Ferrari's Carlos Sainz. Norris launched his race from P7 on the grid and was running in the wake of Charles Leclerc, Ricciardo and Sainz when he closed in on the trio on the approach to COTA's Turn 12, briefly overtaking his teammate and Sainz before backing out of the move. It was a heart-stopping moment for the Briton. "I was so scared, because the thing is, it’s such a wide track and it was three abreast," Norris explained. "I knew Daniel was on the outside so I had to be careful. I couldn’t brake too late...
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