Sainz: Tyre graining cost possible top-five finish at Portimao
Sainz led the midfield teams in qualifying to take P5 on the grid, and made a good start to pass Sergio Perez for fourth on the opening lap. But following a safety car period, Sainz slipped behind Perez and former McLaren teammate Lando Norris before pitting for a set of medium tyres at the end of lap 21.
It caused him to struggle in the closing stages as the majority of cars around him opted …Keep reading
Source: Motor Sport