Monday, June 17, 2024

Renault will do what it takes to get Alpine to the top – Gasly RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Gasly talks about Alpine’s Formula 1 potential as he joins the team for 2023.

In brief
Gasly sees “huge potential” at Alpine

Pierre Gasly says Alpine was the best available move for him and sees “huge potential” in the Renault-owned team. Speaking to Auto Motor und Sport, the team’s new driver said he wanted assurances of Renault’s backing for the team from its CEO Luca de Meo, plus Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi and team principal Otmar Szafnauer.

“Of course I was informed about the project and the plans for the next few years,” said Gasly. “By Otmar, by Laurent and Luca de Meo. I wanted to know how much Renault is behind this project.”

He is satisfied Renault is “fully behind” the team. “They want Alpine to fight for the top spots. They will do whatever it takes to get to the top.”

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