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RaceFans Recap: Australian GP ‘will tell me a lot’ about my desire to come back

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In a nutshell: Purple Bull’s new reserve driver Daniel Ricciardo talks about when he’ll be again within the paddock.


Ricciardo will return to F1 paddock in Australia

Ricciardo might be Purple Bull’s reserve driver for the primary time this yr on the third race of the season, the Australian Grand Prix.

Returning to Purple Bull this yr after dropping his racing seat at McLaren, Ricciardo mentioned: “I will in all probability watch the primary race on TV. This would be the first race I’ve participated in.”

Ricciardo’s absence from the primary two races means Liam Lawson will doubtless be referred to as in as reserve driver for these races.

“Being round every little thing, just like the ambiance and the noise, the sound, the scent [will have an impact]Ricciardo added what it could imply to be again on observe in Melbourne.

“He is in all probability going to do what he did, and whether or not I am full or excited and wish to come again anyway, I am a little bit completely satisfied to have been a fan for a little bit longer, we’ll see. However I feel Melbourne will in all probability inform me lots.”

Purple Bull sponsorship nearly offered out

World champion Purple Bull is working out of sponsorship alternatives for gross sales, in response to a report. “We now have many companions and we wish to ensure we offer a excessive degree of service and activation to all of our companions,” mentioned Nick Stocker, the group’s business director. He told the Sports Business Journal“so it will get to some extent the place we have now to say, ‘The store is closed and we have now sufficient companions for the group.

“However fortunately we’re not in that place but – there are a number of extra available on the market to promote.”

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Indy Nxt grille extends to 18 vehicles

Jamie Chadwick joins grid of renamed Indy NXT collection

Indy Nxt, IndyCar’s main assist lineup, reached 18 full-time entries for 2023, a serious shift for the class. Lately it has struggled to succeed in 15 drivers who’ve accomplished all the season, and the 2020 season has been canceled as a result of an absence of entry and the COVID-19 pandemic.

The most recent addition to the 2023 grid is Colin Kaminsky from the USF Professional 2000 collection, who will race for the Abel Motorsports group.

Former Renault sponsor joins McLaren

Being the title sponsor of the Renault F1 group in 2020, DP World has partnered with McLaren this yr as properly.

The UAE-owned multinational logistics firm will work to “redesign” the group’s provide chain, and its model will seem on McLaren drivers’ overalls, in addition to the looks of the brand new MCL60 automobile, which might be unveiled on the group’s Woking headquarters subsequent Monday.

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