“It’s simply important to, again, not get carried away with it and it is important to make sure that we get the next steps in place for the integration of the Mercedes power unit. It is a big job that first needs to be finished and then, hopefully, we hit the track straightway in good shape."
With Carlos Sainz having moved to Ferrari, McLaren welcomed Daniel Ricciardo to the team for 2021 and Seidl stated McLaren has its work cut out to provide the Australian with the right machinery.
“We get a new driver line-up next year also with Daniel [Ricciardo] coming in," he continued.
"It is great for us to get a reference like Daniel, a proven race winner who has shown in the past that he can win races with having the right material.
“Then we simply have to keep working on ourselves as a team to keep improving.”
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