McLaren 'pumped' for the return of Formula 1 - Seidl
McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl is excited for the return of Formula 1 as the team seek to build on the momentum of 2019.
McLaren finished fourth in 2019, a return to the podium for the first time since 2014 being the highlight with Carlos Sainz finishing third in the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Confessing to having mixed feelings over the extended break, Seidl having enjoyed the extra 'family time' granted by the lockdown, the German is now raring to get going.
“Knowing now that in less than two and a half weeks we go racing again, to be honest, one thing that was clear as well in this two and a half month break is there’s a reason why we wake up every morning as racers," Seidl said in a McLaren video.
“The longer the break was and the longer we were away from racing, at least for me and I know that also from a lot of team members, the desire to go back to racing and to go back to competition, to measure ourselves against the best in the sport, became bigger and bigger every day.
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