In all probability no Honda for Albon and Purple Bull in DTM
Alexander Albon is not going to be again in Formula 1 with Purple Bull Racing in 2021, besides as an alternative driver. The Thai driver will compete within the DTM with Red Bull Racing. And there he’ll in all probability race a Ferrari.
No full DTM season
Albon might be changed in Components 1 by Sergio Perez, though the 24-year-old driver stays intently related to Purple Bull. He’s the workforce’s check and reserve driver and likewise races for Purple Bull within the DTM. As a result of Albon is required to be current in any respect F1 races, he will be unable to drive the complete DTM season.
Motorsport.com has came upon that Albon will in all probability share his seat with Nick Cassidy. Cassidy is accustomed to the GT automobiles that the DTM will run from 2021. The New Zealander has been lively within the Japanese Tremendous GT and Tremendous Components the place he received titles.
Ferrari and Purple Bull to work collectively
Though Purple Bull is operating Honda engines in Components 1, it doesn’t seem that the workforce might be beginning the DTM season with a Honda NSX. Motorsport stories that Albon and Purple Bull will race a Ferrari 488 GT3 automobile.
Purple Bull and Ferrari will not be strangers to one another as Purple Bull drove Ferrari engines in Components 1 in 2006. Sister workforce Toro Rosso (now AlphaTauri) additionally raced with Ferrari engines from 2007 to 2013.