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Yuki Tsunoda may even trip for Red Bull’s sister staff AlphaTauri in 2023.

This was reported by the Italian racing staff in an official assertion. The Japanese has been part of Formula 1 since 2021 and after preliminary difficulties and a transfer to the racing staff in Faenza, Italy, he was capable of do higher and higher within the staff.

Contract durations of F1 stars

  1. Image:
    In July, the dethroned world champion prolonged his contract with Mercedes by two years till 2023. © Imago
  2. (*1*)
    Hamilton’s new colleague is George Russell. The British are shifting from Williams to Mercedes. As Mercedes defined in an official assertion, he has signed a “long-term contract” along with his new racing staff. © Imago
  3. Max Verstappen celebrates the title of world champion.
    Newly topped world champion Max Verstappen will race for Red Bull till at the very least 2028. © Imago
  4. 7th place: Sergio Perez, Red Bull, current laps: 34
    Sergio Perez’s contract has been prolonged till 2024. © DPA
  5. Carlos Sainz (Ferrari): 122.5 points (2021) / 105 points (2020);  +17.5 points
    Carlos Sainz’s contract with Ferrari runs till 2024. © Imago
  6. 11th place: CHARLES LECLERC (Ferrari).  3 penalty points
    Charles Leclerc has dedicated to Ferrari till 2024 and thus has long-term planning safety. © Imago
  7. 8th: Lando Norris, McLaren, current laps led: 31st
    Lando Norris has proven that he’s absolutely the primary at McLaren for the 2021 season. For this purpose, the race staff prolonged the contract of the British till 2025. © DPA
  8. Daniel Ricciardo won the Italian GP.
    McLaren has prematurely terminated its contract till 2023, so the Australian continues to be and not using a cockpit after the present season. © DPA
  9. 11th: Fernando Alonso, Alpine, current laps led: 2nd
    Veteran Fernando Alonso returns to Formula 1 in 2020. The Spaniard’s contract with Alpe runs till the top of 2022. After that, he’ll exchange Sebastian Vettel. The veteran is alleged to have signed a three-year contract there. © DPA
  10. Esteban Ocon can't believe his victory.
    In the 2021 season, Esteban Ocon scored 14 factors and topped the rostrum as soon as. Bonus: contract extension till 2024. © Imago
  11. 14th place (shared): Pierre GASLY (AlfaTauri).  1 penalty point
    Pierre Gasly is presently an skilled driver within the AlphaTauri staff. His contract runs till 2023. However, he could change to Alpine. © Imago
  12. 18th place: Yuki Tsunoda (AlphaTauri).  Average grade: 3.76
    Yuki Tsunoda may even go to AlphaTauri in 2023. This was introduced by the racing staff in mid-September. © Imago
  13. 10th place: Sebastian Vettel, Aston Martin, current standings: 4th
    Sebastian Vettel’s contract with Aston Martin has by no means been confirmed. Now it is clear: after the 2022 season, Vettel is completed. He introduced that his profession was about to finish. © DPA
  14. 9th place (shared): LANCE STROLL (Aston Martin).  4 penalty points
    Whether or not Lance Stroll will nonetheless be within the Aston Martin cockpit in 2023 has but to be confirmed. He is presently underneath contract till 2022. © Imago
  15. 3rd place (joint): NICHOLAS LATIFI (Williams).  6 penalty points
    Nicolas Latifi is coming into the ultimate yr of his Williams contract. Its working paperwork expire on the finish of 2022. © Imago
  16. Alexander Albon
    Alexander Albon returns to Formula 1 as an everyday driver.After a yr as a reserve driver at Red Bull, the 25-year-old takes over the vacant cockpit at Williams following Russell’s departure. The precise time period of the contract is unknown. © Imago
  17. Valtteri Bottas
    Valtteri Bottas will begin for Alfa Romeo from 2022 – as introduced by the racing staff for a number of years. Exactly how lengthy is unknown. © Imago
  18. Bottas' new teammate Guanyu Zhou also started.
    Guanyu Zhou obtained the final free cockpit in Formula 1 in mid-November final yr. It will not be recognized how lengthy this case will final, because the time period of the contract has not been introduced. © Imago
  19. Haas driver Mick Schumacher is looking forward to his US debut.
    Mick Schumacher’s future also needs to rely upon his efficiency in 2022. His contract runs till the top of the season. His future is bleak. © Imago
  20. 2ND PLACE: Kevin Magnussen (Haas) - average rating: 1.27
    Kevin Magnussen was employed on brief discover forward of the 2022 season following Haas’ break up from Nikita Mazepin. According to the announcement, the Dane will obtain a “multi-year contract” with the American racing staff. © Imago

The impulsive 22-year-old has taken half in 38 Grand Prix races up to now, scoring a complete of 43 factors. This season, Tsunoda is sixteenth within the drivers’ standings with eleven factors, effectively behind his team-mate Pierre Gasly (11/22 factors). The racing staff has left open whether or not Tsunoda’s contract will run past 2023. It stays to be seen whether or not Gasly will proceed to drive the Alfa Tauri as an everyday driver. The 26-year-old will exchange Fernando Alonso in Alpine.

“I wish to thank Red Bull, Honda and Scuderia AlphaTauri for persevering with to provide me the chance to drive in Formula 1,” Tsunoda stated in a press release. “Having moved to Italy final yr to be nearer to the manufacturing facility, I really feel like a part of the staff and I’m excited to proceed racing with them in 2023.”

Tost needs to provide drivers three years of improvement time

Team principal Franz Tost is captivated with his protégé’s improvement: “As we now have seen since he joined us final yr, Yuki is a really gifted driver and has improved considerably this season. His latest pace is a transparent proof of that. A steep studying curve that proves he deserves a spot in Formula 1 and I nonetheless count on good outcomes from him within the final six races of 2022. As I’ve all the time stated, a driver wants at the very least three years to compete in Formula 1 and I’m blissful that he can be given time to indicate his full potential.”

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