In these calendar times of the Formula 1, driver and team market rumors are at their hottest. That is why the teams are looking to close contracts with their stars or look for young talents. In general, pilots from the Formula 2 they have priority, and even more so when they are part of the talent schools of the largest teams.
In the coming weeks, in the Imola Grand Prix, a highly anticipated debut will be held by the experts. Yuki tsuonda, team driver Carlin motorsport of Formula 2, will be part of the free practice that will take place on Saturday, at the circuit Enzo e Dino Ferrari. In the last hours, images of the Japanese were known testing the seat that will host him in the team AlphaTauri.
The Japanese rider is third in the championship of the opening category of the Formula 1. In addition to this test in Imola, he is expected to be in the end-of-season tests in Abu Dhabi, with the team AlphaTauri, although it is not ruled out that it does so in Red bull. Tsuonda is part of Honda’s racing school, which will leave the category at the end of 2021.
The words of Franz Tost
The team leader AlphaTauri, Franz tost, gave his impressions of the debut of Tsuonda in the Formula 1 and assured that for now his two current drivers are under consideration for next season. The Scuderia AlphaTauri has two fast pilots currently with Pierre Gasly Y Daniil Kvyat«, Assured before the means ‘Motorsport.com’
In Red Bull?
It is not ruled out that Red Bull takes advantage of the services of the Japanese. However, Sergio perez Y Nico Hulkenberg are the strongest candidates in case Helmut Marko make the decision to fire Alexander Albon. «The philosophy of Red bull it’s always performance. And he’s doing well, and he’s doing a very good job. In the Formula 2 He’s already won two races this year, ”said Tost.