Alpine CEO takes dig at Oscar Piastric

Oscar Piastri will be seen driving for McLaren in his F1 debut in 2023. The 21-year-old has been a part of Alpine’s junior academy since 2020 and was expected to replace Fernando Alonso next season. However, Alpine lost Piastri in a contractual battle against McLaren despite claims and the announcement that Piastri had agreed to … Read more

F1 News: Here’s why Oscar Piastri fiasco set a ‘dangerous precedent’ for F1, according to Alpine CEO

All the drama surrounding Alpine’s alleged contract with Oscar Piastri for the 2023 F1 season seems to have settled down now. The French outfit’s CEO Laurent Rossi has now claimed that it is imperative that the FIA ​​clearly lay down the regulations regarding driver contracts. Speaking about the steps taken by Oscar Piastri in an … Read more

“He never told us”- Alpine CEO backs Otmar Szafnauer’s claims in Oscar Piastri fiasco

Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi backed his F1 team’s principal Otmar Szafnauer’s claims that the team was unaware of Oscar Piastri’s signing with McLaren. The Frenchman explained that the team had managed to find the Australian a seat with Williams before they lost him to McLaren. Explaining the whole fiasco with Piastri, the Alpine CEO said: … Read more

Here’s how Alpine dug its own grave in the Oscar Piastri fiasco after allegedly renting him to Williams

Alpine’s inefficiency and indecisiveness with Oscar Piastri and his management in contractual negotiations cost them their reserve driver. In an exclusive by RacingNews365it has been reported that the French outfit had nothing beyond a reserve driver’s contract with the Australian driver. RacingNews365 reports that Oscar Piastri’s management, which included Mark Webber, kept waiting since November … Read more

F1 News: “Oscar didn’t do anything wrong”- Alpine boss has to ‘blame himself’ for ’embarrassing’ Oscar Piastri fiasco, feels former F1 driver

Former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher has aired his thoughts on all the drama surrounding Oscar Piastri. Piastri had earlier denied having signed for Alpine after the team made an official public announcement suggesting otherwise. Schumacher believes that the Formula 2 champion is not in the wrong and that Alpine’s reaction regarding a potential court case … Read more

Daniel Ricciardo’s upcoming TV series ‘not intended to challenge’ Lewis Hamilton’s movie or Drive to Survive

Daniel Ricciardo is producing an upcoming Hulu F1 television series and insists that the project is not “intended to challenge” any similar productions, including Netflix docu-series ‘Drive to Survive’ and Lewis Hamilton’s upcoming race-themed Hollywood film. Given that the Hulu project is “purely fictional,” the Australian emphasized that the show will be very different from … Read more