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‘Red Bull offered Gasly seat to Alonso at Silverstone'

Red Bull approached Fernando Alonso around the time of the British Grand Prix, offering him Pierre Gasly's race-seat only to receiving a 'resounding ‘no''. Alonso walked away from Formula 1 at the end of last year but continues to make headlines as reports link to him a possible return in 2020. It, however, could have been earlier had he accepted a Red Bull race-seat midway through this season. Although Red Bull were publicly proclaiming that the team would stick with Gasly through to the end of this campaign, behind the scenes they were already shopping around at July's British Grand Prix. According to Mundo Deportivo, the Milton Keynes squad offered Gasly's seat to Alonso only for...
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