- Carlos couldn’t take part in the Qualifying session of Interlagos due to a technical issue.
- McLaren is now investigating the roots of the issue, which couldn’t be solved in time to set a time in Q1.
- The Spaniard now faces an uphill race with complete freedom strategy worse.
"I felt a loss of power leaving the last corner and we didn’t have time to solve it. It is a big disappointment, because today we could have scored another good result. We know it is going to be a very challenging race, but we will try to seize our options and limit damages".