Alpine’s Alan Permane is confident Pierre Gasly will not need a fifth power unit in 2023, despite already using four in eight rounds.
Esteban Ocon says Alpine “need to keep our feet to the ground” after their Monaco podium, despite being encouraged by how they were able to improve their car.
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Alpine chose to start Esteban Ocon from the pits because they feared he would fail a legality check on his car’s plank if they did not change his A523’s set-up.
Formula 1 team bosses expect the black-and-orange flag to be used less often in future following the dispute which arose at the United States Grand Prix.
Renault have nothing to fear from the remaining tracks on the 2020 F1 schedule following their breakthrough podium finish at the Nurburgring, says sporting director Alan Permane.