Gap to top teams a “complete joke”, says Sainz

F1 had been expecting Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull to have the edge this year, but the extent of their advantage over the midfield pack has caught some by surprise. In Australia, Lewis Hamilton’s pole position time was nearly two seconds faster than Romain Grosjean’s midfield-leading Haas, while in China he was a similar margin ahead again. For Sainz, whose team is fighting to emerge ... Keep reading