“I have a good relationship with Pierre”

Esteban Ocon assures that he would have no problem teaming up with Pierre Gasly if the Frenchman were to join Alpine to replace Fernando Alonso.

For the past few days, the name of Pierre Gasly has come up regularly among the possible candidates to replace Fernando Alonso at Alpine.

The AlphaTauri driver would even be at the top of the French team’s list in order to form a 100% French line-up with Esteban Ocon.

An Esteban Ocon with whom Gasly does not have the best of relations, the two men having fallen out at the time of karting.

Asked from Zandvoort about the Gasly rumor, Ocon however put this bickering into perspective, assuring that water had since flowed under the bridges and that his relationship with his compatriot had improved.

“We have a good relationship with Pierresays the Alpine driver. There is no problem between us. There’s a mutual respect between us and as far as I’m concerned, no matter who’s on the other side of the garage, I’m sure the team will make the best choice possible and we can get along well. »

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“I think the important thing for me is to guide the team in the best way possible, to develop the car as best we can. And yes, having respect between teammates and a good atmosphere is the most important thing to help the team move forward. »

Nevertheless, Ocon nevertheless made his preference clear to his bosses by advocating for the recruitment of his friend Mick Schumacher, who is said to be leaving for Haas…

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