Drivers and groups for the 2023 System 1 season

Drivers and groups for the 2023 System 1 season

( – What does Mick Schumacher’s sporting future appear like? Will Sebastian Vettel proceed at Aston Martin? And which pilots discover the cockpits nonetheless open? Forward of the 2023 System 1 season, there are nonetheless a couple of unanswered questions in regards to the driver market. We offer an up-to-date abstract of which groups have already booked their drivers for 2023 and the place there are nonetheless locations out there!

The 2022 Formula 1 drivers take a group photo in Bahrain

The 2022 System 1 drivers take a bunch picture in Bahrain

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In fact, some drivers are set for years: Max Verstappen, for instance, has signed a long-term contract with Crimson Bull, Charles Leclerc will stick with Ferrari within the medium time period. Different drivers, then again, have to fret about persevering with their System 1 profession.

Here’s a full description of the drivers and groups of System 1 2023 and all confirmed drivers – search within the picture gallery (see under) and look at basically in textual content kind.

Mercedes: Each cockpits are assigned. In July 2021, Lewis Hamilton signed a contract extension till 2023. George Russell will stay a Silver Arrow driver till 2023 as he additionally has a multi-year contract.

Crimson Bull: Max Verstappen has sealed his mid-season future forward of the beginning of the 2022 season by signing a contract extension with Crimson Bull – till 2028! Nobody else within the discipline has a larger reliability of planning. Sergio Perez remains to be firstly: he has prolonged his contract for the 2022 season by one other two years till 2024.

Ferrari: Charles Leclerc signed a long-term contract in 2019 till the tip of 2024 and can then be at Ferrari in 2023. The identical applies to Carlos Sainz: For the 2022 System 1 season, he acquired a two-year contract extension. So it’s set for 2023 and subsequent 12 months.

McLaren: Lando Norris will stay a McLaren driver for the foreseeable future after signing a long-term contract via 2021. The precise title will not be recognized, but it surely might transfer to the tip of 2025. In response to McLaren, his present teammate Daniel Ricciardo is below contract till 2023. Nevertheless, latest experiences from McLaren CEO Zak Brown point out that Ricciardo’s contract contains launch clauses on each side.

Alpine: Esteban Ocon will stick with Alpine past the 2022 season. In 2021 he was promised the cockpit till 2024. It isn’t but clear who will drive the second automobile. Alpine had introduced the promotion of System 2 champion Oscar Piastri on August 2nd, which he later denied with the phrases “I can’t drive for Alpine in 2023”.

Picture gallery: System 1 drivers 2023

AlphaTauri: Pierre Gasly has an official contract for the 2023 season. Crimson Bull’s sporting director Helmut Marko defined in an interview on the YouTube channel that each the Frenchman and Yuki Tsunoda are favorites within the two cockpits: “It may be assumed that the present driver [auch für 2023] are set.” Not less than Gasly was formally confirmed on the finish of June.

Aston Martin: The racing workforce rapidly crammed the void left by Sebastian Vettel after his retirement from System 1 after the 2022 season and simply 4 days later introduced the dedication of world champion Fernando Alonso. Lance Stroll will stay within the workforce alongside him, which workforce boss Mike Krack confirmed early on. However that was solely formal: His father Lawrence Stroll, as CEO of Aston Martin, additionally holds the reins on the System 1 workforce of the identical title.

Williams: Nicholas Latifi’s three-year contract with Williams expires after the 2022 season. The workforce has but to say whether or not they need to hold the Canadian; however this isn’t thought-about a risk. It’s unclear whether or not Alexander Albon will drive Williams past 2022. The normal racing workforce has solely confirmed him for one 12 months thus far, that’s 2022. Oscar Piastri is a scorching candidate for 2023 if there isn’t any place for him in Alpine.

Alfa Romeo: Valtteri Bottas has signed a multi-year contract with Alfa Romeo via the 2022 season. The precise time is unknown, however in any case it nonetheless contains the time of 2023. It stays to be seen if Guanyu Zhou might be there once more. The Chinese language will run in 2022 on a one-year contract, probably with an choice for a second 12 months.

Hass: Kevin Magnussen has signed a multi-year take care of Haas on his return to System 1. He is because of compete with the American workforce in 2023. The contract of his Haas workforce with Mick Schumacher, Ferrari Academy driver, expires on the finish of 2022. The engine provider Ferrari is allowed to take one of many two Haas cockpits and a small inside.

Groups and drivers for the 2023 System 1 season:

Mercedes: Lewis Hamilton / George Russell
Crimson Bull: Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez
Ferrari: Charles Leclerc / Carlos Sainz
McLaren: Lando Norris / ??
Alpine: Esteban Ocon / Oscar Piastri (?)
AlphaTauri: Pierre Gasly // ??
Aston Martin: Fernando Alonso and Lance Stroll
Williams: ?? /??
Alfa Romeo: Valtteri Bottas // ??
Hass: Kevin Magussen // ??


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