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2023 ticket allocation postponed: The Dutch GP organization needs more time
Fans who were hoping to find out quickly if they could be there during the 2023 Dutch GP will have to be patient. The agency says for all new applications it will be announced later whether they have been excluded or not. “This postponement is necessary because we need more time,” a spokesman told them General Gazette. The 2023 edition is the third in a row after being off the calendar for a long time. The 2021 and 2022 editions were won by Max Verstappen.
Marko is happy with the Mexican driver in Red Bull
Red Bull Racing Consultant, Dr. Helmut Marko, was impressed by Sergio Pérez in Mexico. “Unfortunately, the Checo stop didn’t go well, otherwise we could have had a one-two. The environment is interesting and it’s good to have a Mexican driver.” DAZN. Max Verstappen finished first and Pérez eventually finished third, after Mercedes had unexpected competition. “I think this was the best track for Mercedes, but we chose the best tires,” the consultant concluded.
Vandoorne switches to Aston Martin for the role of pilot and reserve driver
Like Felipe Drugovich, Stoffel Vandoorne will join the Aston Martin team next year. The Belgian is still Mercedes’ test and reserve driver this season, but that will come to an end after this season. “It’s great to see that the team has grown so much,” says Vandoorne on Aston Martin official website. “I’m looking forward to further developing the car with Fernando (Alonso, ed.), who I already know from my days at McLaren, and Lance (Stroll, ed.). I’m ready for this challenge,” said the Formula E champion.
Verstappen in the top 500 rich Dutch people for the first time
Max Verstappen is on the Quotes 500 with the richest Dutch people for the first time. The Red Bull Racing driver has a fortune of 120 million and with that he closes the list. Thus, the reigning world champion is also the youngest Dutchman on the list. With Verstappen having signed a lucrative new contract with Red Bull this year, this fortune will only increase.
De Vries is following Gasly’s path in his first year at AlphaTauri
Nyck de Vries will work in 2023 at the same level as Pierre Gasly at AlphaTauri, reports Telegraph Monday morning. For example, the Dutchman gets Pierre Hamelin as a race engineer. He previously worked with Gasly. De Vries will also team up with personal trainer Pyry Salmela, who has assisted Gasly as a performance coach in recent seasons. The 27-year-old will also work with Guillaume Le Goff, Gasly’s manager. Until now, De Vries worked without a manager.