What was known a long time ago has now become official.
A few weeks ago and for a number of years the team principal of Force India / Racing Point / Aston Martin, Otmar Szafnauerassumes the position of Alpine Team Manager.
The American specifically stated:
“I’m excited to be part of the BWT Alpine F1 team and ready to work with everyone to meet our challenge: to make the team fight for the Championship in the next 100 games. My attention is focused on preparing for the start of the season in Bahrain. “As one of the three carmakers involved in Formula 1, Alpine is fully armed to achieve its goals, I look forward to embarking on the journey!”
The CEO of the company, Laurent Rossiproceeded to a restructuring of the management staff of the team, as the Davide Brivio remains in it, but in the role of head of the racing expansion department (his goal will be to find talented drivers and develop the team academies), while in the team arrives the Bruno Faminto assume the post of head engine of the French team.
“It’s great to be back in competitive motorsport and even better to do it with Alpine, with such ambitions and unique technological capabilities. “Viry-Châtillon is one of the biggest factories one could dream of, and I look forward to working closely with teams in Enstone, Dieppe, Les Ulis and Boulogne-Billancourt.”