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Hulkenberg too 'negative' for Renault - Prost

Sep.11 Renault ousted Nico Hulkenberg because he is too "pessimistic" and "negative". That is the claim of Renault advisor and F1 legend Alain Prost, as he explained why the French works team has instead signed up fellow Frenchman Esteban Ocon for 2020. German Hulkenberg, linked with moves to Alfa Romeo or Haas, is currently looking for a new home for next year. "We don't want pessimistic drivers, which is why we opted for Ocon," Prost told Sky Italia. "He (Ocon) is very motivated after being out for a year. Nico is quite negative, but he's also right about certain things. But we have to look forward and a driver's negativity doesn't work for us,...
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