- Carlos followed the pace of the leaders to wrap-up Free Practice 2 in fourth place, only three tenths of a second shy from the fastest time with a 1:23.553.
- The Spaniard completed an intense run plan in the MCL34, clocking 35 laps across three stints on the hard tyre and the first Qualifying run on the softest option to set his best lap.
- He is cautious ahead of tomorrow, Qualifying day.
"We can be pretty happy with this Friday. The run plan was hectic. We did a lot of outings testing aerodynamic things and several components, trying to find the best balance. We are happy and I feel good in the car, but it is important to not forget that today was only practice. We must keep working hard to try and confirm tomorrow the good feelings we had today".