Midfield rivals surprised by “mighty impressive” McLaren

Norris ended Friday’s second practice session fifth-fastest, while teammate Carlos Sainz Jr split the two Red Bulls in seventh.
Though Norris benefitted from Red Bull’s Max Verstappen not setting a representative lap time on his second qualifying simulation in FP2, McLaren still enjoyed a 0.7s margin over the best of its usual rivals – the ninth-placed Alfa Romeo of Kimi Raikkonen ...Keep reading