That is how Seidl received McLaren on observe, Sainz and Norris clarify
McLaren‘s success as one of many strongest groups within the midfield raises not solely the query of how strongly they’ll proceed this subsequent yr, now with Daniel Ricciardo as an alternative of Carlos Sainz behind the wheel, but additionally who ought to be thanked for this development. Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris level at staff principal Andreas Seidl.
In accordance with Sainz and Norris, Seidl’s administration fashion is without doubt one of the keys to McLaren’s success. Sainz sees a correlation between Seidl’s arrival a yr and a half in the past and the staff’s continued improvement. “Andreas did an excellent job for McLaren. You simply have to have a look at the outcomes and the way far the staff has come within the final 18 months by which he has labored for the staff”, Sainz defined to Motorsport.com.
Norris praises Seidl’s fashion
Norris additionally sees a key determine in his staff boss. He explains: “I’ve solely optimistic phrases left for Andreas. I like him. I’ve discovered rather a lot from him over the previous few months, together with about his administration fashion.”
In accordance with Norris, Seidl’s success lies in his involvement in the direction of the drivers. He continues: “Andreas is aware of greater than anybody how I work, how I strategy the races and he additionally is aware of the place we rating. … He is my first actual staff boss in Formula 1, so it is tough for me to match him. However he is a really down-to-earth man who understands how the drivers are doing and what they want. And he is aware of how he permits drivers to do their greatest.”