News Details

Alonso "a brand in himself" - Renault CEO de Meo

New Renault CEO Luca de Meo believes Fernando Alonso will be an integral "asset " for Alpine's foray into Formula 1 due to him being "a brand in himself." Alonso returns to F1 next season after a two-year hiatus to replace Daniel Ricciardo, who will move to McLaren. Article continues under video At Monza ahead of the recent Italian Grand Prix, it was revealed Renault would be rebranded Alpine - a sub-division of the manufacturer's portfolio - in order to rebuild the profile of one of France's most beloved historic brands. When asked for his thoughts about using Alonso as a marketing tool, De Meo responded: "We think 'Well, that's why we hired him'. "I know,...
Full Story »
2mo ago from GPFans.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Renault petitioning FIA to allow Alonso at young...

Renault is in talks with the FIA to allow Fernando Alonso to take part in...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Renault confirms: Abiteboul remains team principal at...

Next year, the Renault Formula 1 team will change its name to...
2mo ago from GPBlog.com

Renault pushing FIA to green-light Alonso Abu Dhabi...

Renault has inquired with the FIA about the possibility of running...
2mo ago from F1i.com

Buemi: First win with Fernando and Kazuki my best Le...

Ahead of the 88th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours, Sebastien Buemi was...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

“Disease is destroying me, I cannot manage it” -...

Two-time MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner has revealed his chronic...
2d ago from Crash.net

Rossi 'didn't expect' COVID-19 to affect MotoGP so much

Yamaha's Valentino Rossi says at the beginning of the season he...
1d ago from AutoSport.com

'Good start' for Aprilia's 2021 MotoGP bike at Jerez...

The day after the season-ending Portimao MotoGP, Aprilia was on track at...
1d ago from Crash.net

Fabio Quartararo: Sad end to memorable MotoGP season

'Dream start, nightmare finish' is one way to sum up Fabio Quartararo's...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Craig Gore imprisoned for two years on fraud...

Former Supercars and Champ Car team owner Craig Gore has been sentenced to...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Kanaan: No excuses not to win IndyCar races at Ganassi

Tony Kanaan says that his return to Chip Ganassi Racing's IndyCar team...
4d ago from AutoSport.com

Kanaan rejoins Chip Ganassi in multi-year oval deal

Chip Ganassi Racing has confirmed IndyCar veteran Tony Kanaan will rejoin...

Kanaan to continue IndyCar career with Chip Ganassi...

Tony Kanann will continue his IndyCar career into 2021 after the 2004...
4d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Five New WRC Cars Produced During 2020

Pontus Lindroos takes a look at where the current crop of WRC cars from...
23h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Mikkelsen and Lindholm Enter Rally Monza with Eurosol...

Andreas Mikkelsen and Emil Lindholm will join the Autosol Racing Team for...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Nicolas Pepe to be offloaded but Arsenal desperate to...

Nicolas Pepe is set to be eased out of Arsenal - but the Gunners are...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal confirm five stars unavailable vs Wolves while...

Arsenal have confirmed that five stars will not be available for the...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

St Etienne prepared to welcome back William Saliba to...

St Etienne captain Mathieu Debuchy has insisted that William Saliba 'will...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

How Arsenal sold out tickets in 20 minutes as fans...

Arsenal fans will be welcomed back into the Emirates Stadium on Thursday...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.