Red Bull considered Vettel’s return

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Time to get out!

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However, our subsequent common launch will not be accessible till August twenty third. So I take this chance to want you a pleasant summer time trip! Enjoy the climate, have a good time and see you there. We’ll be again, I promise 🙂


Schaffnauer desires to proceed working with Alonso

By the best way, the boss of the Alpine workforce himself notes that there isn’t any downside in ending the season with Alonso on this regard. “He’s an expert,” says Schaffnauer, so he has “little question” that Alonso will give it his all.

After all, you continue to have targets earlier than the tip of the season and also you wish to be “at the very least fourth” within the Constructors’ Championship. “Fernando additionally understands this. He, like Esteban, works laborious to enhance the efficiency of the workforce,” Schaffnauer is assured.

In explicit, it shouldn’t be forgotten that Alpi at the moment has no actual different. Because Oscar Piastri would not be put in a automobile proper now…


Is Alonso out but?

The Spaniard is below contract with Alpi till the tip of the 12 months. However, I’m questioning how the collaboration within the second half of the season ought to be.

The relationship of belief between Alonso and the workforce – or at the very least the administration of the workforce – at the very least appears to have been misplaced. Is it even attainable to go away Enstone early?

To put it bluntly: there’s at the moment no indication of this. But because the entire story continues to be new, it can take a while to kind out all of the items of the puzzle.

Either means, our photograph assortment reveals that Alonso is not the primary driver to be compelled to pack his baggage whereas the season continues to be on…

Photo gallery: 15 Formula 1 drivers fired this season


Vettel’s new position in Formula 1?

The German himself emphasised that he doesn’t but know what his future holds. In an interview with ‘Sport Bild’, Formula 1 boss Stefano Domenicali stated he might now think about working with Vettel.

“Sebastian will at all times be linked to Formula 1,” he explains, “after all we would like the wire to be shut sooner or later. If he’s taken with being a part of our system. […]I would definitely welcome him right here.’

However, Domenicali additionally emphasizes that “approaches should overlap.” In addition, the Formula 1 boss desires to offer Vettel time first and never rush him with a job supply.

“We know that after the season he desires to calm down and spend time together with his household,” recollects the Italian.


Speaking of age…

Fernando Alonso’s second and final world title within the 2006 season is now 16 years in the past. If the Spaniard was certainly world champion once more, he would have topped our photograph collection – and nonetheless does!

Photo gallery: Top 9: Longest time between two Formula 1 world champions

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Alpi: Alonso’s age raised doubts

One of the explanations the Spaniard moved to Aston Martin was that they provided him a contract for a number of years. However, Alpin didn’t wish to do that.

Team boss Otmar Schaffnauer explains: “There comes a time when one thing physiological occurs to the driving force.” Then you will not have the “qualification” you had in your youthful years.

“I feel that was the case with Michael,” he explains: “Michael Schumacher at 42 was not the driving force of a 32- or 35-year-old. It occurs to different athletes too.”

Therefore, they didn’t wish to supply Alonso a set contract for a number of years. He acquired it in an Aston Martin as a substitute…

12:34 p.m

Sebastian Vettel’s F1 Story

By the best way: As for Sebastian Vettel, I can current our present video with Kevin Scheuren and Stefan Ehlen! On the one hand, the 2 make clear Vettel’s sporting profession and his unbelievable velocity profession.

In the brand new version of “Ehlens Extraschicht” additionally, you will be intensively engaged with the individual of Sebastian Vettel and his position as a high-flyer on this planet of Red Bull.

What precisely does ‘Vettel’s finger’ imply, and what wonderful Formula 1 report did Sebastian Vettel set in his first observe session? Our two youngsters will let you know!

12:19 p.m

Marco doesn’t consider that Vettel will return

Together with Helmut Marko, Sebastian Vettel celebrated his biggest achievements in Formula 1. We spoke to the Austrian and requested him if he might ever think about a return for the four-time champion.

“No, I feel it is the latter,” Marco says, explaining: “He’s not in a aggressive automobile and I do not suppose he noticed the potential for the automobile being on the rostrum constantly subsequent 12 months.”

He additionally stated: “He desires to see how his youngsters are rising up. I feel what he posted on Instagram is superb. […] I’m certain that now extra consideration might be paid to the problem of environmental safety.”

The full interview with Helmut Marko, performed on the sphere of the Hungarian Grand Prix on the Hungaroring on Saturday morning, might be with us on August 14th!


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