The pilot that Red Bull proposes to Alpine to replace Fernando Alonso

The pilot that Red Bull proposes to Alpine to replace Fernando Alonso
The pilot that Red Bull proposes to Alpine to replace Fernando Alonso

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Thursday,
22 September, 2022
12:45

The free seat you have Alpine ahead of the next season Formula 1 It is, without a doubt, the most attractive of the current grid of the ‘Great Circus’.

With Red Bull, Ferrari and Mercedesthe three leading teams, out of the ‘silly season’, the opportunity to replace Fernando Alonso in Enstone it is presented as the only one to be eligible for the podium.

Pierre Gasly, Mick Schumacher, Nick de Vries, Colton Hertha, Anotnio Giovinazzi… there are many candidates for the steering wheel and the team has already started its particular ‘victory operation’.

Analyzing the situation of the French team, Christian Hornerboss Red Bullis clear about which pilot he would choose if he were in the blue garage.

This would be none other than Daniel Ricciardoan old acquaintance of those in energy drinks and of Horner himself, who directed him between 2014 and 2018.

“He’s a great person and a great driver. He’s a bit lost, but it would be great if he stayed. If it was Alpine, I would sign him. The victories, podiums and overtaking that he did with us were impressive. That I’m still sure he’s there. Just have to reset“, he explained in the official Formula 1 podcast ‘Beyond the Grid’.

At the moment, there are six races remaining for this F1 season to end, but surely Alpine won’t wait until after Abu Dhabi to announce Alonso’s replacement.

The article is in Spanish

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