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Ocon tells Alpine to listen to him ‘as much as Alonso'

Apr.23 Esteban Ocon says he has been assured that Alpine's bosses and engineers will listen to him as well as returned two-time team champion Fernando Alonso. After Imola, where 39-year-old Alonso finished just behind his French teammate Ocon in tenth place, the Spaniard admitted he is still getting up to speed after two years out of Formula 1. 'I probably didn't have confidence with the car in Bahrain, not here either, and I won't have it in Portimao,' Alonso said at Imola. 'You can't reach 100 percent overnight.' 24-year-old Ocon, however, is already up to speed, having been paired at Renault last year with Alonso's predecessor Daniel Ricciardo. The Frenchman insists he is being...
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