AlphaTauri confirmed this Thursday the renewal of the Japanese driver Yuki Tsunoda for the 2023 seasonso it will continue one more year in the Formula 1 with the satellite team RedBull.
“Scuderia AlphaTauri is pleased to announce that Yuki Tsunoda will remain with the team for the 2023 season, following his successful first two years in Formula 1.” reported AlphaTauri.
The Japanese, who already has 38 race weekends in the top flight, had an accelerated path to the championship, where he rose rapidly through the lower formulas and proved during his debut season that he was “a force to be reckoned with.” account”, ending the last race of 2021 with a ‘Top-4’.
“After moving to the team’s hometown of Faenza, Italy, Tsunoda is fully immersed in the team, continuing to work hard every day, step by step, both on and off the court.”, added the club.
For its part, Tsunoda thanked Red Bull. Honda and AlphaTauri the opportunity to continue one more year at your service. “I really feel part of the team and I’m happy to be able to continue racing with them in 2023. Of course our 2022 season is not over yet and we are still fighting hard in the middle battle so I am fully focused on finishing it on top. And then we’ll look to next year.” Indian.
The director of the satellite team, Franz Tost, recalled the evolution of the Japanese. “The pace he has shown recently is clear evidence of a steep learning curve, showing he deserves a seat in F1, and I still expect some strong results from him in the last six races of 2022.”ended.