The Ferrari drivers talk about their feelings a few days after the appointment with the Monza circuit
This Sunday Ferrari faces the Italian Grand Prix, an appointment not to be missed for the Prancing Horse. The drivers of the red team, Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz, are looking for confirmation after a competition of ups and downs in the Netherlands. Speaking to Sky Sport, Leclerc anticipated the Monza race: “The victory in Monza will be a memory that I will keep for life and we hope to try it again this year. In my first year in Ferrari in 2019 it was an incredible thing to see so many people under the podium. It is beautiful and excites all this great passion. “Sainz, on the other hand, looks ahead:” After the last more difficult races we went home to try to be competitive again. working on even the smallest details that can make a difference“.
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“We will not give up anything until the end” – he reiterates Leclerc – “The last two weekends have been the most difficult. At Spa we expected it, but in Holland we were more distant than we thought”, added the Monegasque driver. “But now let’s think of Monza, where anything can happen as we have seen in recent years. And we hope to be able to win again. It will be difficult, but the goal is always the same even if the track on paper is not. in favor of our car “, said Leclerc who is confident in the push of the Italian fans. “It will be a mixture of yellow and red, we hope there will be the cheering we have always seen here in Monza. With their push sometimes miracles happen”, he concluded.
“We are a team” – he continues Sainz – “We all want to do our best for Ferrari. Everyone knows how much responsibility there is, in Holland we made a mistake at the pit stop but not because of the mechanics but because of the delay in the call. The fans want them not to cheer. only for me and Charles (Leclerc, ed) but for all the mechanics, because they are the ones who work the most and they deserve it “, added the Spaniard. “We want to win and Monza would be the perfect relaunch to motivate the whole team. I don’t imagine what Monza can be like with a Ferrari win and I want to experience it this weekend”, he concluded.