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Missing out on a Saudi Arabian Grand Prix podium finish on the final straight was “hard to swallow” for Esteban Ocon.
Esteban Ocon feels there will be “little room to rest” at the new street circuit in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
It will only be “a matter of time” before Oscar Piastri joins the Formula 1 grid, according to Esteban Ocon.
After a strong weekend in Qatar, Esteban Ocon revealed Alpine used some “little tricks” to get the best from their car.
Esteban Ocon ranks Alpine team-mate Fernando Alonso among Formula 1’s greatest, alongside Michael Schumacher and Ayrton Senna.
Esteban Ocon returned the favour for Hungary as he helped Fernando Alonso keep hold of his podium finish in Qatar.
Alpine used “hard but fair” tactics against Pierre Gasly in Brazil to stay ahead of AlphaTauri in the standings, says Esteban Ocon.
Fernando Alonso says his P10 for the sprint qualifying grid was the “limit” for his Alpine F1 car while Esteban Ocon was left frustrated.
Lando Norris has taken a new Mercedes power unit for the Mexico City Grand Prix, so the McLaren driver will start at the back of the grid.
While Alpine may have a slower car than AlphaTauri, Esteban Ocon thinks having both drivers regularly in the points will be important.
Esteban Ocon has called for the Circuit of The Americas’ bumpy track to be smoothed out for next year’s grand prix.
Esteban Ocon feels a third car for each team during FP1 would be a great way of creating opportunities for young drivers to break into F1.
Marcin Budkowski says Alpine had no safety concerns when deciding not to pit Esteban Ocon at the Turkish Grand Prix.
Completing the Turkish GP without making a pit stop, Esteban Ocon wants to hang his point-scoring tyre “on the wall” in the Alpine factory.
Esteban Ocon admitted his tyres were on their last legs after completing the entire Turkish Grand Prix on the same set of intermediates.
Returning to F1 after a two-year break, Fernando Alonso says having Esteban Ocon at the “top of his game” was a good reference.
Esteban Ocon feels he has “unfinished business” in Turkey after last year’s race and is aiming to put things right.
Marc Surer does not believe Esteban Ocon is one of the top young drivers as he is not as quick as Fernando Alonso.
Esteban Ocon says he and team-mate Fernando Alonso had considerably different set-ups at the Russian Grand Prix.
Fernando Alonso felt a podium finish was possible for him at a frantic Russian Grand Prix, but he ultimately had to settle for P6 on Sunday.
Fernando Alonso was more pleased than his team-mate Esteban Ocon about how Alpine had handled an unusually wet Russian Grand Prix qualifying session.
Alpine’s Esteban Ocon felt the stewards got it wrong at Monza after he was given a five-second time penalty and told to return a position.
Alpine drivers Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon are looking to repeat their sprint success at Monza, and look forward to giving it another go.
Alpine admit there was “some tension” in the garage as Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon went to battle at Zandvoort.
Esteban Ocon expects some early thrills and spills in the first Dutch Grand Prix for 36 years.
After a day interrupted by red flags, Fernando Alonso thinks the teams will be heading into qualifying “a little bit blind” at Zandvoort.
Esteban Ocon has been handed a warning after forcing Lando Norris off track in the first free practice session at Zandvoort on Friday.
Besides saying Fernando Alonso would be “ideal” for their prospective future Hypercar team, Alpine have extended that invitation to Esteban Ocon.
Fernando Alonso admitted his car was difficult to control in free practice, but feels like his Alpine has strong pace within it.
F1’s latest winner, Esteban Ocon, agrees with his Alpine team about needing to remain “realistic” over their chances at the Belgian Grand Prix.