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

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

Chelsea could be part of Netflix series on the Premier League

Netflix could be set to launch a TV series on the Premier League amid the success of their ‘Drive to Survive’ show, according to reports. The American-based streaming service had produced a behind the scenes series on Formula One since 2019, a show that has been highly successful on the platform. It shows fans never-before-seen … Read more

Oscar Piastri: Nico Rosberg predicts ‘big challenge’ at McLaren, while Red Bull ‘regret’ not signing youngster

“Daniel [Ricciardo] is a multiple race winner, one of the best drivers in the world, and has found it unbelievably tough against Lando [Norris]. Oscar [Piastri] is brand new to this sport!”; Sky Sports F1’s Nico Rosberg has his say on McLaren’s new driver line-up Last Updated: 21/09/22 3:50pm Sky Sports F1’s Nico Rosberg has … 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

Oscar Piastri explains ‘lack of clarity’ from Alpine led to 2023 McLaren move

Oscar Piastri has explained how Alpine’s “lack of clarity” resulted in his successful move to McLaren in 2023. Last weekend, Formula 1’s Contract Recognition Board (CRB) unanimously decided that the Australian had a valid contract with the Woking-based team for the next two years, despite Alpine insisting he signed a legal contract last November. However, … Read more

Who is Oscar Piastri, the new McLaren F1 driver replacing Daniel Ricciardo?

Oscar Piastri has been the talk of the Formula 1 paddock over the past month, with McLaren announcing he will join the team in 2023. The young Australian will take the seat of countryman Daniel Ricciardo, who will part ways with the British team after two seasons. Piastri comes in with credentials few young drivers … 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

W Series CEO Bond Muir Ready for the Sport to Keep Growing

Jamie Chadwick leads the field during the W Series Hungarian Grand Prix weekend.Photo: Francois Nel (Getty Images) When I spoke to W Series CEO Catherine Bond Muir before the start of the 2022 season, she was optimistic. The sport had signed ESPN as an American broadcaster and was about to take on its season-opening event … Read more

Oscar Piastri: Alpine critical of reserve driver’s ‘integrity’ after 2023 snub, discuss Daniel Ricciardo

“My wish for Oscar is he had a bit more integrity.,” Alpine boss Otmar Szafnauer tells Sky Sports F1; Piastri shocked Alpine by refuting their driver announcement at the start of August and Szafnauer confirmed he has an agreement with McLaren By Matt Morlidge Last Updated: 26/08/22 6:03pm Please use Chrome browser for a more … 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