“I think the team has changed a lot”says Lance Stroll.
“At the factory, the way things are done and the way the car is made, I think two years ago we would have had a harder time getting out of the hole we were in at the beginning of the year. »
“Now big changes have been made. We had a completely different car in Barcelona, Suddenly, we found ourselves in a better position than before in certain races. Two years ago, I don’t think we would have made it out of this hole. In this regard, I think we have made great progress. »
“It’s the whole attitude of the team: we are closer than before. I think the cooperation is better than before. And I think at the factory, all the professionalism, the communication and the way everything is done has improved since the days of Racing Point. »
After the retirement of Sebastian Vettel last year, the one who will be linked with Fernando Alonso in 2023, emphasizes the importance of showing a consistent performance throughout the calendar.
“I think we still have weekends where we are not sure why we are not as competitive as other weekends. We have an idea, but we’re not 100% sure. I think going forward that should be the goal – to compete more often and on different circuits: high efficiency, low power, high power. I think that is the priority. But when I see where we were at the beginning of the year, I think we have taken a big step in the right direction. »