The last weekend, Esteban Ocon He scored poorly, putting him in 12th place, when he could be higher. However, in the race he was able to overcome some positions and this is how the team made him known at the end of the Italian Grand Prix. However, the Frenchman was disappointed with the result, and even crossed paths with the members of his team.
The weekend looked very promising for both Renault team drivers. However, the classification did not turn out as expected. This doomed Daniel Ricciardo and Esteban Ocon to have to overcome positions. The Australian finished in sixth position saving a bit of Saturday’s result.
For his part, Esteban Ocon was disappointed after the race and after congratulating his team, he had a few words with Cyril Abiteboul, his boss. «Esteban, good job. You finished eighth, coming out in 12th place. It is not too bad. Daniel 6th place. Good points for the team again, not too bad. Excellent work”
Nonetheless, Ocon was crude with his response. “Yes. I disagree. I think we have lost the race completely. We had a great opportunity today. Automatically, Abiteboul interrupted the conversation saying: “Ok. Let’s not talk about it on the radio. Wait and we’ll talk about it in the office. However, Ocon was not far behind and responded forcefully. “Not. We have to face reality. “Please don’t talk on the radio, it’s not the place,” concluded Abiteboul.
Finally, after the race, Esteban Ocon was more measured in his statements. «I think that when I review it, it is that luck was not on our side today. I think that in terms of execution and decision making we have been doing the right thing. In hindsight I think it was a good race overall. It is a pity that obviously we stopped under those circumstances and everything happened, but luck will change »he declared.