Carlos Sainz regards rumours linking him with a move to Ferrari as a “compliment” to his abilities behind the wheel.
In 2019, Sainz enjoyed the best season of his career, finishing sixth in the drivers’ championship, while being one of only three drivers, alongside Pierre Gasly and Daniil Kvyat, who secured a podium spot outwith one of the top three teams.
His form has generated links with Ferrari, who have yet to determine whether Sebastian Vettel will remain with the team beyond the upcoming campaign.
"At the moment I am logically mainly concerned with McLaren. Everyone knows that I feel at home here and I am talking to them about 2021,” Sainz insisted.
“Of course, it is nice to hear that people in Italy are talking about a possible transfer from me to Ferrari, I see that as a compliment.”
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