Alpine F1 Esteban Ocon finished 5th in the 2021 F1 Qatar Grand Prix. Assisted Fernando Alonso’s 3rd place podium.
At the F1 Hungarian Grand Prix, where Esteban Ocon won his first victory, teammate Fernando Alonso assisted Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) over several laps.
Fernando Alonso, who won the podium for the first time in seven years in this race, sent a message to the team by radio at the end, saying, “Tell Esteban to protect like a lion.”
In response, Esteban Ocon fought a battle with Sergio Perez and finished in 5th place.
“Today was a great race for us,” said Esteban Ocon.
“I’m very happy that I started in 9th place and finished in 5th place. I managed to get off to a good start and pass Carlos (Sainz) and (Yuki Tsunoda).”
“I wanted to give back to Fernando in Budapest. I asked the team what it took to protect them from Perez. He was wearing fresh tires and it wasn’t easy, but he did everything he could.”
“Today’s results are almost like a win for us. Everyone on the team deserves to admire this wonderful effort. With 25 points ahead of AlphaTauri, we set up very well for the last two races of the year. did it”
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