• IN WORDS: Unfinished Business in Brazil - Toto

Toto on targeting the double as Formula One heads to São Paulo

'Important to apply all our learnings'

Last time out in Mexico was a rollercoaster ride, with Lewis securing his fifth Drivers' title despite our struggles at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.

"Mexico was a bittersweet weekend," Toto explained. "On the one hand, we're extremely happy for Lewis.

"He is the best driver of his generation and his fifth Formula One World Championship puts him among the absolute greatest this sport has ever seen.

"On the other hand, we cannot be satisfied with our race performance in Mexico. Qualifying looked promising but just a few laps into the race, we knew that we'd run into big issues with the tyres.

"We started to analyse those problems immediately after the race and have made progress with understanding the challenges we faced and why.

"It's important to apply all our learnings to make sure we come back strong in Brazil."

'We have a big battle on our hands'

We've lost points to Ferrari in the Constructors' battle at the last two rounds, but while we know there's a tough fight ahead, we're fully focused on securing the double and ending the year in style.

"Our target for this season was to win both Championships, not one title or the other, so our mindset is one of unfinished business as we head to São Paulo," Toto said.

"We have a big battle on our hands for the Constructors' title and we have lost ground to Ferrari in each of the past race weekends - even though we had the base performance to do better.

"This is the moment to keep our feet on the ground, focus clearly on the objective and trust in our processes and people to deliver.

"In the cockpit, I know that both Lewis and Valtteri are determined to end their respective seasons on a high note; as a team, we are aiming to finish this year with our heads held high and with two performances that properly reflect the level of performance we have attained this year."