Max Verstappen’s rival Formula 1 drivers don’t share his concerns over how the sport is portrayed in popular Netflix series Drive to Survive.
Mercedes say their decision to pit Lewis Hamilton in the latter stages of the Turkish Grand Prix was vindicated by Esteban Ocon’s gamble not to change tyres.
Esteban Ocon said his strategy in last year’s Turkish Grand Prix inspired his non-stop run today, though his recollection was slightly off.
Esteban Ocon abandoned his final flying lap in Q2 after running wide and almost hitting team mate Fernando Alonso.
Formula 1 drivers are keen to see Spa’s plans to alter the run-off at Raidillon after three crashes at the corner already this weekend.
Fernando Alonso’s role in his team’s first win last weekend was widely praised, but Alpine sporting director Alan Permane also hailed Esteban Ocon’s “beautiful” race-winning pace.
Fernando Alonso briefly thought a win was possible in Hungary, then set his sights on the podium, but had to settle for fifth.
Alpine’s senior management say the team was “humbled” by its breakthrough Formula 1 victory, and praised its staff’s “resilience and dedication”.
Hungarian Grand Prix winner Esteban Ocon has avoided a penalty for stopping his car in the wrong place after the race.
Esteban Ocon is eager for Alpine to make changes to his car – potentially including a chassis replacement – in response to his recent slump in results.
Esteban Ocon has the Eiffel tower, Charles Leclerc has a Spider-Man design and other drivers have new-look helmets this weekend.
Esteban Ocon’s strong start to the 2021 F1 season looks likely to win him a contract extension at Alpine.
Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon will make a “great combination” as team mates at Alpine this year, racing director Davide Brivio believes.
Esteban Ocon has no doubt new team mate Fernando Alonso will be ready for the season-opener in Bahrain later this month despite his two year absence from F1 recent and cycling accident.
Esteban Ocon said his first podium finish in the Sakhir Grand Prix was an “awesome” result following the criticism he has faced since his return to F1.
Sergio Perez says he faces losing his F1 drive at the end of the year partly because “not the best drivers are in Formula 1”.
Formula 1 drivers expect Istanbul Park’s famed turn eight will prove a ‘neck killer’ at this weekend’s Turkish Grand Prix.
Fernando Alonso’s brief run in Renault’s 2020 Formula 1 car last weekend gave the team some useful information, according to Esteban Ocon.
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Renault team principal Cyril Abiteboul is pleased with Esteban Ocon’s progress in his return to Formula 1, despite him lagging well behind team mate Daniel Ricciardo.