Carlos Sainz has said that Renault, who are the engine supplier of his team McLaren, have provided a power unit which is “really, really encouraging” for the team, despite finishing the Australian Grand Prix prematurely due to a MGU-K failure.
The Spaniard has been in cars with a Renault engine in all but one of his seasons in F1, and drove with the works team for the past two years.
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