Oscar Piastri (born 6 April 2001) is an Australian racing driver and member of the Alpine Academy. He won the 2019 Formula Renault Eurocup, and is currently the reigning FIA Formula 3 champion. As of 2021, he participates in the Formula 2 Championship with Prema Racing.
Formula One Career
Piastri joined the Renault Sport Academy in January 2020. After securing the FIA Formula 3 Championship in 2020, Piastri was rewarded for his efforts by the Renault F1 Team with a young drivers test in Bahrain on 31 October 2020 along with fellow Renault Sport Academy drivers Christian Lundgaard and Guanyu Zhou. In the 2021 season Piastri would find himself a part of the rebranded Alpine Academy alongside Zhou, Lundgaard, Victor Martins and Caio Collet.
On the 16th of November 2021 it was announced that Piastri would be the Reserve Driver for the Alpine F1 Team and the McLaren F1 Team for the 2022 Formula 1 Championship Season.
Formula One Statistical Overview
Formula One Record
|Year||Entrant||Team||WDC Points||WDC Pos.||Report|
|2021 – present||Alpine Academy|
|2022||BWT Alpine F1 Team||Alpine||Reserve Driver|
|McLaren F1 Team||McLaren|
- Motorsport.com: Oscar Piastri named Alpine F1 Team reserve driver for 2022, https://www.motorsport.com/f1/news/piastri-alpine-f1-team-reserve-driver/6787024, accessed on 15 November 2021
|V T E||Oscar Piastri|
|V T E||Alpine F1 Team|
Pat Fry · Rémi Taffin
14. Fernando Alonso · 31. Esteban Ocon
A350 · A500 · A521 · A522
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