Nov.28 - Esteban Ocon claims he did "98 percent" of the work at Alpine as he hit back at Fernando Alonso's recent comments. Although they appeared to have gotten along at the..
Alpine F1 Team stats & info
|First Race||2021 Bahrain F1 GP|
|Last Race||2022 Abu Dhabi F1 GP|
|Best Qualifying||3th - (2 times)|
|First Win||2021 Hungarian F1 GP|
|Last Win||2021 Hungarian F1 GP|
|First Podium||2021 Hungarian F1 GP|
|Last Podium||2021 Qatar F1 GP|
Amount of staff: 1.200 (UK + France)
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Alpine 2022 F1 Drivers
14. Fernando Alonso
Fernando Alonso F1 Stats
|Race Wins||32 (8,9%)|
|Pole Positions||22 (6,1%)|
|Fastest Laps||23 (6,4%)|
|Points Finishes||231 (64,5%)|
|Wins from pole||14|
|Front Row Starts||37|
6. Esteban Ocon
Esteban Ocon F1 Stats
|Race Wins||1 (0,9%)|
|Points Finishes||68 (61,3%)|
Reserve driver Daniil Kvyat
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Alpine F1 History
The French Alpine F1 team is born out of the French Renault team in 2021.
In order to promote Groupe Renault's sports car brand, Alpine, the organization rebranded this Formula 1 team from simply Renault to Alpine. Due to sponsorship deals, the team is officially named BWT Alpine F1 team.
In its first Formula 1 season, the 2021 World Championship, the French team returned the Renault Group to a Grand Prix victory, as Esteban Ocon took a surprising win at the 2021 Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest.
It was the group's first Formula 1 win since the 2008 Japanese Grand Prix and the first for an Enstone-based team since the 2013 Australian Grand Prix.
The team finished 2021 with another podium, as Fernando Alonso (champion with Renault in 2005 and 2006) finished third in the 2021 Qatar Grand Prix.
In its first Formula 1 season, Alpine finished fifth in the World Constructors' Championship with 155 points (81 from Alonso and 74 from Ocon). The results included one win, a podium, and five Top-5 finishes overall).
The first half of the 2022 Formula 1 season was quite strong for Alpine, with Esteban Ocon and Fernando Alonso scoring 99 points in that span of the championship. The points' tally put Alpine fourth in the World Constructors' Championship after the first half, behind Red Bull, Ferrari and Mercedes.
However, the summer break started with controversy, as Fernando Alonso announced on 1 August 2022 that he was leaving the team to join Aston Martin in 2023. After the news shocked even the Alpine management, the team announced reserve driver Oscar Piastri as Alonso's replacement for 2023.
However, the Australian, who won the 2021 F2 championship, announced that the news weren't true, and that he wasn't going to drive for Alpine in 2023.
Official website: https://www.alpinecars.com/en/formula-1/the-team/
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Latest Alpine Team Updates
Nov.22 - Team boss Otmar Szafnauer says Alpine's 2023 teammate is "better" than the Renault-owned team's original plan. The Enstone based team had intended to pair the continuing..
Nov.14 - It is now all but official - Mick Schumacher will not be on the Formula 1 grid in 2023. Haas boss Gunther Steiner says he is ready to complete the small American team's..
Nov.13 - Fernando Alonso in Brazil shattered the illusion that his Alpine teammate Esteban Ocon was ever his "friend". The pair clashed during Saturday's sprint race at..
Nov.9 - Alpine aims to fight for the world championship by 2026, according to team owner Renault's CEO Luca de Meo. It has been a mixed second season under Alpine branding for the..
Nov.2 - Pierre Gasly has been told to "be careful" by his next Formula 1 team - Alpine. The Frenchman is switching from Red Bull's second F1 team, AlphaTauri, to Renault-owned..
Nov.1 - Esteban Ocon has hit back at departing Alpine teammate Fernando Alonso's claim that "only the number 14 car" breaks down in 2022. A frustrated Alonso intends to get his..
Oct.31 - Ferrari and Alpine struggled to cope with the thinner air throughout the Mexico GP weekend. At the fabled Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City, the altitude is..
Oct.26 - Thursday will be "an important day" for Formula 1, according to Fernando Alonso. It will be on that day that the FIA will consider Alpine's protest against the highly..
Oct.24 - Jacques Villeneuve says the way Formula 1 cars have developed over the past 16 years is "amazing". The 1997 world champion, whose last grand prix was with BMW in 2006,..
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