CARLOS SAINZ

Spain
55
Nationality
Spanish
Hometown
Madrid, Spain
Date of Birth
01/Sep/1994

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CARLOS SAINZ

Meet CARLOS

Carlos Sainz, son of his namesake former World Rally Champion Carlos Sainz, began driving karts when he was seven, starting to race three years later. From 2006 to 2009, he won several karting titles, like the KF3 Asia Pacific and the West Europe ones or the Monaco Kart Cup. In 2010, Red Bull chose him to be a member of the Red Bull Junior Team. He raced in Formula BMW Pacific and Europe and won the Formula BMW Europe Rookie Cup. A big…

Carlos Sainz, son of his namesake former World Rally Champion Carlos Sainz, began driving karts when he was seven, starting to race three years later. From 2006 to 2009, he won several karting titles, like the KF3 Asia Pacific and the West Europe ones or the Monaco Kart Cup. In 2010, Red Bull chose him to be a member of the Red Bull Junior Team. He raced in Formula BMW Pacific and Europe and won the Formula BMW Europe Rookie Cup. A big achievement came in 2011, when the Spaniard won the Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup. 2012 was the year of F3 as he raced in both the British and European championships. The following year, he raced successfully in GP3. In 2014, he secured his most important result to date by winning the Formula Renault 3.5 World Series title in true style. Now, after a successful 2015, he is behind the wheel of an STR11, for his second season in Formula 1. 

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Posted on 22 May, 2017

MONACO GRAND PRIXVIEW

What do our drivers’ think of when it comes to glamorous Monaco? For Carlos it’s all about SECRETS, TENSE, ERICSSON, SCOOTER and COOL, while Daniil’s came up with...

Posted on 15 May, 2017

DOUBLE POINTS FINISH

If we had been offered a double points finish after Friday practice, or even after qualifying, we would have signed on the dotted line immediately!

Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat during the 2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix
Posted on 14 May, 2017

SPANISH GRAND PRIX

A very good race for the team: Carlos P7 and Daniil P9. Here are their quotes at the end of the Spanish Grand Prix:

Carlos Sainz at the 2017 Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix Qualifying. Scuderia Toro Rosso
Posted on 13 May, 2017

SPANISH GP - QUALIFYING

After FP3 and Qualifying, here are our drivers and team's reaction on our Saturday at the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit.

Carlos Sainz during the 2017 Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix Free Practice
Posted on 12 May, 2017

SPANISH GP - FREE PRACTICE

After Free Practice 1 and 2, here in Barcelona, Carlos Sainz Daniil Kvyat and the team comment on today's sessions.

Posted on 2 May, 2017

This Sunday, it's the World Run

What does it say on your Formula 1 weekend calendar for the month of May? On ours, it reads, "Wings for Life World Run, Spanish GP, Monaco GP". Yes, it's that tim...

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