Tag Archives: Oscar Piastri

Ricciardo was hospitalized after having an injury scare

Ricciardo AlphaTauri injury

In an effort to avoid Oscar Piastri’s McLaren, the Australian crashed at the start of his second practice session. After colliding during the second practice session for the Dutch Grand Prix, Daniel Ricciardo was taken to a medical facility for precautionary examinations on his hand as well as his wrist. As an inexperienced driver spun […]

Norris takes over Verstappen in FP2 as Ricciardo’s issue raises concerns

Piastri Ricciardo collide Dutch GP practice 4

McLaren won the second practice race at Zandvoort in a thrilling finish. Max Verstappen’s Friday perfect sweep was spoiled by Lando Norris, who set the quickest time in the second practice session for the Dutch Grand Prix. Only 0.023 seconds separated the McLaren racer from the home favourite, who had been in control after FP1. […]

McLaren starts the MCL37, their F1 challenger for 2023

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The team’s 2023 challenger, the MCL37, was started for the first time at the McLaren Technology Centre in Woking, suggesting that everything is progressing according to plan. In order to be ready for the 2023 season, McLaren has completed a significant task: the first motor fire up. McLaren has posted a video of the first […]

What happens during an F1 seat fitting?

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For the racer’s comfort throughout what might be protracted races in Formula 1, a well-designed seat is crucial. But how do the teams ensure that they are millimeter-perfect? The seats in Formula 1 are different from those in a regular road car. An F1 seat, in contrast, is custom-made to the racer down to the […]

Brown reveals why McLaren chose a rookie in instead of Ricciardo

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Oscar Piastri will take Daniel Ricciardo’s position at the squad in 2023 after the two parties decided to mutually cancel the Australian’s multi-year deal early. CEO Zak Brown has provided an explanation of the team’s decision to replace experience with young. Oscar Piastri has replaced Daniel Ricciardo’s position at McLaren, and Zak Brown has revealed […]

The lessons Szafnauer took away from the Piastri saga are revealed

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The Contract Recognition Board decided in favor of McLaren in the conflict between Alpine and McLaren regarding Oscar Piastri’s services for 2023. Otmar Szafnauer, the head of Alpine, has been considering what the case taught him about paddock politics. Otmar Szafnauer, the CEO of Alpine, has discussed the thing he took away from the Oscar […]

Doohan claims to know why Alpine choose Gasly instead of him

Doohan Alpine 2022

The squad decided to proceed with Pierre Gasly on a multi-year contract, so the Alpine Academy racer and F2 racer will compete in the feeder series for another season. Jack Doohan claims that he “understands” Alpine’s decision to select Pierre Gasly over him to succeed Fernando Alonso in 2023. After Alonso decided to go to […]

Piastri shares his hopes for the connection with Norris

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In 2023, Oscar Piastri will compete in his first Formula One race for McLaren with more seasoned teammate Lando Norris. The Australian is sure that the two can get along well. When he join the McLaren squad in 2023, Oscar Piastri has revealed what he wants from his partnership with Lando Norris. Having followed a […]

Horner expresses regret for not signing Piastri as a junior racer

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On the F1 Beyond the Grid podcast, the Red Bull Boss mentioned Piastri, a driver for his junior team. Christian Horner, the head of Red Bull Formula 1, has expressed “regret” for passing up the opportunity to add Oscar Piastri to the junior racers’ programme. Piastri, the 2021 Formula 2 winner, will make his F1 […]

Brown shares his predictions for Ricciardo’s future: “He’s focused on F1”

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Will Daniel Ricciardo, who is planned to depart McLaren’s F1 team by the end of 2022, be given a drive somewhere in the McLaren group or try to stay in F1 with a different team? Daniel Ricciardo will need to start a different drive, but McLaren CEO Zak Brown claims the Australian driver is still […]