Sainz’s father says surname no ticket to F1
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Carlos Sainz insists his famous name alone did not power his 20-year-old son all the way to Formula One.
Carlos Sainz jr, the new reigning Formula Renault 3.5 champion, will make his debut for Toro Rosso in 2015, having emerged as the cream of Red Bull’s famous driver development programme.
Nonetheless, a famous surname was also a help, Sainz’s father and namesake, the Spanish rallying … Keep reading