Piero Ferrari believes his father, Enzo Ferrari, would maintain current of Charles Leclerc as a Scuderia Ferrari driver, believing the Monegasque driver has all the issues wished to be a success with the Maranello-essentially based squad.
Leclerc joined Ferrari before all the issues of the 2019 season rather then Kimi Räikkönen and exact away confirmed why they determined to promote him to the team despite having handiest one corpulent season in Formula 1, the put he raced for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team in 2018.
He obtained two races in his first yr with the team in Belgium and Italy, and even supposing he has not obtained again since – essentially attributable to the performance deficits of the machinery he’s utilizing – he has restful managed to withhold out thirteen podiums and nine pole positions, including two this yr in Monaco and Azerbaijan.
And the Vice President of Ferrari says Leclerc is a driver with ‘inconceivable talent’ and can carry the team plenty of gigantic results if they supply him the automobile to attain it in.
“Charles is a driver who would were very noteworthy to my father’s taste,” Ferrari is quoted as announcing on German publication Speedweek by PlanetF1.com. “Comparisons with outdated drivers are continually complex.
“But it undoubtedly can no doubt be said that Gilles Villeneuve, as an illustration, became a pure instinct driver. Charles is fully assorted – an lustrous man blessed with inconceivable talent in every respect, highly focused. If we give him the merely automobile, he’ll give us plenty of pleasure.”
Ferrari additionally commented about Carlos Sainz Jr., Leclerc’s novel team-mate at Ferrari, and he believes there’s a beautiful line-up at the team in 2021.
The Spaniard at exhibit has scored eight and a half of extra gains than Leclerc and has scored three podiums to the Monegasque racer’s one this yr, the most novel within the Russian Large Prix closing weekend.
He said that Sainz is “a legit, rapid driver as we maintain exact seen in Russia – with he and Charles, we maintain a considerable team.”