Renault “very clear” Ocon deal is no Mercedes loan

Ocon, who is a Mercedes reserve, has just signed a two-year deal to join Renault as Daniel Ricciardo’s teammate from 2020.
But while Ocon’s career will still be managed by Mercedes, Renault managing director Cyril Abiteboul says that the Frenchman will be fully under his control from next year.
“He is a Renault driver,” said Abiteboul ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix. “That is very ...Keep reading