Young F1 driver Lando Norris is feeling confident about McLaren’s prospects for the 2024 season, as he believes the team has the potential to challenge Red Bull Racing for top positions on the grid.
In an interview with FirstSportz, Norris expressed his optimism about McLaren’s future, stating that it is “realistic” to expect the team to make significant progress and potentially surpass Red Bull in the coming years.
“I think it’s realistic and quite optimistic to think that we can be even better and better, and start to really challenge Red Bull more and more,” Norris said.
The 22-year-old British driver, who has been with McLaren since 2019, also highlighted the team’s dedication to improvement, praising the work being done behind the scenes to push the team forward.
“We’ve made good progress over the past few years, and I think it’s realistic to be optimistic in terms of progressing and challenging Red Bull and Mercedes,” Norris added.
McLaren has been on an upward trajectory in recent seasons, with the team showing strong performances and securing podium finishes. With the introduction of new regulations in 2024 aimed at leveling the playing field, Norris believes McLaren will be in a strong position to capitalize on the changes.
“I think we’re in a good place with the new regulations coming in 2024, and I think we have a really good chance to do something good,” Norris said.
Fans of the sport will undoubtedly be keeping a close eye on McLaren’s progress as they seek to challenge the dominance of Red Bull and Mercedes in the coming years. With Norris leading the charge, the future looks bright for the iconic British racing team.