Lance Stroll finally has a strong car and established teammate in the form of Sergio Perez - and the comparison hasn't been a kind one for the young Canadian.
Coming into Formula One with the unwelcome tag of 'pay driver' thanks to significant backing from his billionaire father, Stroll would have two trying seasons behind the wheel of a less than stellar Williams car in 2017 and 2018.. Despite never really having a machine underneath him to perform miracles, Stroll did pull out the odd impressive result - most prominent of all surely a podium finish at the accident filled Azerbaijan Grand Prix during his debut season.
With Stroll Snr taking over the former Force India team, 2019 marks the first time young Lance has a car underneath him capable of bringing home points paying results - and an established known quantity teammate of high quality in the form of Sergio Perez.
Seen as an opportunity to finally understand just how good Lance Stroll really is - 2019 has been nothing short of a disaster. Poor qualifying deltas in comparison to his team mate, temper tantrums outside of the car and often invisible race performances - is this the real Lance Stroll?
So the question I'd like to ask you all.... is Lance Stroll too slow for Racing Point? As an aside, has the Canadian done enough to retain his place in Formula One, in your opinion?
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