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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.
Former F1 driver Giedo van der Garde believes the talent of Esteban Ocon “does not belong” among the elite names in the sport.
Their drivers sit P10 and P11 in the standings, the team are P5 in the Constructors’ Championship, so where do Alpine go from here after the summer break?
Esteban Ocon says both drivers are treated equally at Alpine, with no sign of the team favouring the feedback of Fernando Alonso over himself.
Alpine will not let themselves get carried away that Esteban Ocon’s shock victory in Hungary signals a big improvement in fortunes.
Lewis Hamilton was full of praise for Esteban Ocon after his Hungarian win, calling him a “shining star” who deserves to be a race winner.
Esteban Ocon, who once said Toto Wolff had saved him from a career at McDonald’s, has recalled more of his struggles on route to becoming an F1 winner.
Esteban Ocon says he was “a bit sad” to see Sebastian Vettel disqualified from the Hungarian Grand Prix as he “did such a good race”.
Fernando Alonso has described Alpine’s unexpected victory in Hungary as being “more special” than his successes in Le Mans.
Daniel Ricciardo says he was happy to see another first-time winner in Formula 1 after his former team-mate Esteban Ocon took victory in Hungary.
Esteban Ocon has said F1 docuseries Drive to Survive played a role in helping him through his time without a drive on the F1 grid.
Esteban Ocon is baffled as to where his Alpine team-mate Fernando Alonso’s reputation for being difficult to work with has come from.