No matter how hard he tried, Alpine showed that he’s not ready to chase a championship, let alone learn from someone with experience Fernando Alonso. Mistakes made by the team caused several problems for the two-time world champion, not to mention the attitudes of Esteban Ocon, the team’s darling.
All this led to The Spanish pilot He decided to step down for the following season and take the place Sebastian Vettel left empty at Aston Martin after announcing his retirement at the end of the year. in this way, Fernando Alonso He will be next to Lance Stroll in 2023 on a multi-year contract, and in his first statements on the subject, he did not hesitate to throw an arrow at the French.
And this in its presentation, asturian Not only did he declare he was hungry for results, he called his new team a “committed organization.” At the same time, he warned that no other team shows a vision or commitment to winning races this season, which can be interpreted as a message to Alpine, which has too many shortcomings to be a world champion.
“I still have the hunger and ambition to fight to be at the forefront, and I want to be part of an organization committed to learning, development and success.”
To come to such a conclusion, it is enough to remember that Woking’s mechanics did not give much importance to the advice of “Nano” this season. In addition, apart from meetings with Esteban Ocon, he was also not very tactful with the team manager, Otmar Szafnauer, who did not even want to consider him for 2023 to further the career of Oscar Piastre.
The passion continues in the networks
In addition to the words in the statement, Fernando Alonso He also shared his excitement with fans via social media. In line with what was previously said, he added that he is excited about the commitment shown by those from Silverstone in seeking to evolve with drivers who already have experience, as happened in 2020 with the arrival of Sebastian Vettel on the move from Racing. Point to Aston Martin.
However, he also left a message for Alpine noting that he still has races on the current calendar. “Until then, there are still some exciting challenges ahead this season right after the break,” he said, hoping to be able to make it to the UK to join his new team at the end of the year.
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