F1: Yuki Tsunoda renews until 2023 with AlphaTauri | Video
The team AlphaTauri confirmed this Thursday renewal of the japanese pilot yuki tsunoda for the 2023 seasonso it will continue one more year in the Formula 1 with him Red Bull satellite team.
In an official statement from the Italian team, reported the permanence from the 22-year-old pilot:
Scuderia AlphaTauri is pleased to announce that Yuki Tsunoda will remain with the team for the 2023 season, following his first two successful years in Formula.
The Japanese, who already has 38 race weekends in the top flight, had an accelerated path to F1, rising rapidly through the lower formulas, proving during his debut season that he was a pilot to take into account in the futurefinishing the last race of the 2021 season in the ‘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.
For its part, Tsunoda thanked Red Bull, Honda and AlphaTauri the opportunity to continue one more year working with them in the search for the drivers’ world championship.
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.
The director of the satellite team, Franz Tostrecalled the evolution of the Japanese in these years with the team and was excited to maintain the relationship for another year and Assess your progress for the future.
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.
(With information from Europe Press)