Laurent Rossi

FIA slammed for key decision at 2022 Miami Grand Prix

The inaugural Miami Grand Prix was an expensive weekend for the Alpine F1 Team, both financially and in regards to the constructors’ championship. Esteban Ocon performed brilliantly in the race, finishing in eighth-place despite having started from the pit-lane. Fernando Alonso had initially crossed the line in eighth, one spot above his team-mate, but was

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Szafnauer linked to Alpine following Budkowski’s departure

Former Aston Martin team principal Otmar Szafnauer is being linked with a move to Alpine, following the team announcing the departure of Marcin Budkowski as executive director. In the meantime, Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi will “temporarily ensure the team’s management” before they secure a replacement. The Frenchman displayed his gratitude to the departing Budkowski, who

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Alpine boss calls title drama ‘perfect advertisement’ for Formula 1

Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi has described the dramatic nature of the 2021 title battle between Sir Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen as a “great advertisement” for Formula 1. Mercedes and Red Bull were locked in an intense battle throughout the entirety of the 2021 season, with Hamilton and Verstappen clashing several times en route to

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Alpine CEO ‘Would Not Let Anyone Say’ Sainz Is Faster Than Ocon

Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi has admitted that Esteban Ocon is not “guaranteed World Champion material”, but he believes he is at least on par with Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz. Speaking to BBC Sport this week, Rossi said he considers Ocon to be a “really good” driver and said that “signing him is basically taking almost

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Rossi Insists Alonso Won’t Be Alpine’s Number One Driver

Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi has insisted that the newly rebranded team won’t have a number one and number two driver this upcoming season. Double World Champion Fernando Alonso will be returning to Formula One in a few weeks’ time with the Alpine F1 Team after a two-year hiatus. READ: Williams Sponsorship Comments Spark Speculation Rich

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Alpine Teases New Livery Design Ahead Of Car Launch Next Month

The Alpine F1 Team has teased its new livery colours ahead of unveiling its 2021 car next month. Follow us on Google News to never miss an F1 story again Images of the design, released by Renault’s newly rebranded Formula One team today, have given F1 fans a glimpse of what sort of livery and

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Cyril Abiteboul Leaves Renault Ahead Of Alpine F1 Rebrand

Renault have announced that Cyril Abiteboul won’t be serving as team principal of its F1 operation in 2021. Follow us on Google News to never miss an F1 story again Laurent Rossi, director of strategy and business development of Groupe Renault, will replace Abiteboul as head of the French car-maker’s F1 team ahead of its

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