Tsunoda graduated to F1 from Red Bull’s F2 group the place he impressed and was partnered with Jehan Daruvala from India, in his rookie yr in F2.
Red Bull’s Helmut Marko is so impressed by AlphaTauri rookie Yuki Tsunoda that he believes that the Japanese teen was so spectacular that he may do issues that Max Verstappen could not do. Verstappen in fact is taken into account to be the most effective drivers on the earth and is tipped to be second solely to defending world champion Lewis Hamilton. Considering Verstappen’s age many consider that his talents surpass these of even Hamilton when he began in 2007.
During the pre-season testing the AlphaTauri automotive gave the impression to be one of many quickest on the sector and significantly Tsunoda who confirmed off some methods with DRS impressed everybody.
”We gave him 5 units of tyres and with every contemporary tyre, he was sooner than the final. That was 5 optimum qualifying laps. Even Verstappen could not try this. The method Tsunoda goes over the observe guarantees loads for the longer term,” Marko informed Kronen Zeitung.
”He is an distinctive boy. He additionally has an important sense of humour for a Japanese,” added the Austrian.
Tsunoda graduated to F1 from Red Bull’s F2 group the place he impressed and was partnered with Jehan Daruvala from India. In his rookie yr in F2. Tsunoda managed 3 wins and 4 poles which trigged his commencement to the AlphaTauri group. He is just not the one rookie in F1 this yr as F2 world champion Mick Schumacher and Nikita Mazepin make their debuts in F1 with the Haas group.