Pierre Gasly to stay with Alpha Tauri for the 2023 Formulation One season

Alpha Tauri confirmed on Friday that Pierre Gasly has prolonged his stick with the staff for the 2023 season.

Gasly expressed his happiness about extending his stick with Alpha Tauri (Courtesy: AP)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Gasly has been the primary driver for Alpha Tauri previously few seasons.
  • The Frenchman’s transfer to Purple Bull in 2019 was a failure
  • Franz Tost referred to as Gasly some of the aggressive drivers on the grid

Alpha Tauri confirmed on Friday that Pierre Gasly can be a part of the staff for the 2023 season.

Gasly has been the primary driver for the Faenza-based outfit after his transfer to the Purple Bull staff in 2019 failed. After signing on as a alternative for Daniel Ricciardo, the French driver struggled to companion Max Verstappen and was in the end changed by Alex Albon.

Whereas Gasly was taking a look at a transfer again to the primary staff, Sergio Perez’renewal with Purple Bull has put an finish to his hopes and he has now prolonged his stick with the staff the place he gained his first Formulation One race.

Talking after the announcement, the French driver mentioned that he’s pleased with his journey with the staff and mentioned with the ability to plan the event of the staff for the following 18 months is an efficient working foundation for the long run.

“I’ve been with this staff for 5 years now and I’m pleased with the journey we’ve been by way of collectively and the progress we’ve made. I’m comfortable to stay with my Scuderia AlphaTauri staff. This 12 months’s new rules have created new challenges for us and with the ability to plan our growth with the staff for the following 18 months is an efficient working foundation for the long run,” mentioned Gasly.

Alpha Tauri Crew Principal Franz Tost additionally expressed his happiness in extending Gasly’s keep saying that the Frenchman is one fo essentially the most aggressive drivers on the grid.

“We’re actually happy to substantiate that Pierre stays with us in 2023. He’s positively within the group of the very best and best drivers in F1 and has confirmed his skills throughout on a regular basis he has spent with us. Undoubtedly, Pierre can play a significant position within the staff having a profitable season subsequent 12 months and will probably be right down to us to offer him with a aggressive automotive, in order that he can proceed to ship wonderful outcomes,” mentioned Tost.

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