Norris delighted to split Mercedes for P5 in qualifying but anticipates ‘tough race’ in France

Lando Norris said his lap for P5 in French Grand Prix qualifying was “the type of lap that you feel like you should be on pole with” as he weighed up a battle against the Mercedes on Sunday. Team mate Daniel Ricciardo, who on the other hand qualified 11th, said he made a “positive” step.