For its half, Red Bull additionally admitted that proper now its focus is on Alex Albon and it’s reportedly taking a look at signing Nico Hulkenburg.
Pierre Gasly drove brilliantly to win the F1 race at Monza final month, with the Alpha Tauri
While there may be lots of conjecture over the place of Alex Albon at Red Bull, regardless of Pierre Gasly’s win at Monza, Red Bull has maintained that Albon’s place is safe regardless of there being no contract in place for 2021. Now, experiences are rising that Pierre Gasly, who’s with Red Bull’s sister crew could also be angling in the direction of a change to Renault to switch his childhood buddy and countrymate, Esteban Ocon. Renault already has Daniel Ricciardo leaving the crew, however they’re getting two-time world champion, Fernando Alonso, in. Ocon’s efficiency hasn’t set the stage on fireplace and he is been out-qualified by Ricciardo 10-1. Gasly who was initially with Red Bull final 12 months, was swapped with Albon mid-season. Since then, his performances have reached new heights.
Gasly and Ocon have had a contentious relationship since their entry into Formula 1. But the present graph signifies that Gasly is the in-form driver, regardless that Ocon drives for the larger and quicker crew. Gasly would additionally make sense for Renault as he’s French.
This was one thing first indicated by former F1 driver and commentator Paul di Resta. This was additional reiterated by Swiss media outlet Blick. Ocon remains to be managed by Mercedes which might imply that he within the operating for seat on the silver arrows in-case a emptiness would open up alongside George Russell.
Renault would definitely profit from the arrival of Gasly as he would make a really sturdy quantity 2 to Fernando Alonso because the crew appears to be making progress and even scored its first podium since returning as a works crew to F1. Red Bull additionally for its half admitted that proper now its focus is on Alex Albon and it’s also reportedly taking a look at signing Nico Hulkenburg who drove on the Eifel GP for Racing Point changing an unwell Lance Stroll.