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French
7 February 1996 (22)
Christian Klien (7 February 1983)

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about Pierre Gasly

Pierre Gasly (born 7 February 1996 in Rouen) is a French formula racing driver, who was the 2014 Formula Renault 3.5 Series runner-up and the 2016 GP2 Series champion. He drives a Honda-powered car for Team Mugen in the 2017 Super Formula Championship. He made his Formula One début at the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix.


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2017 Daniil Kvyat
Carlos Sainz
Brendon Hartley
Toro Rosso compare 2017

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Despite the French driver winning the GP2 Series in 2016, Red Bull chiefs were not totally convinced about him – so elected to fund him for a season in Japan rather than find him a seat on the grand prix grid.After delivering some impressive race wins, and coming close to winning the championship, Marko reflects on Gasly's campaign there as a vital step in preparing him for F1 with ...

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The 21-year-old Frenchman will contest his first full-time campaign in F1 with Red Bull's junior outfit Toro Rosso in 2018, his promotion capping off a strong junior single-seater career.He joined the Red Bull programme after winning the Formula Renault Eurocup title back in 2013, and has since added a GP2 crown and runner-up finishes in Formula Renault 3.5 and Super ...

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The 2017 season featured F1's first multi-team title fight since the switch to V6 hybrid engines in 2014, but the new higher-downforce cars were not conducive to wheel-to-wheel battles, with overtaking falling by half as a result.The championship also came in for criticism due to the amount of engine component-related penalties that regularly shuffled up the grid and drew the ire of ...

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Kvyat was dropped from the Red Bull driver programme and Toro Rosso before the end of this year.After initially being replaced by Gasly for the Malaysian and Japanese Grands Prix, he was brought back for the United States race when Carlos Sainz moved to Renault early but was then released ahead of the Mexican GP.Asked by Motorsport.com if he thought Kvyat had more talent than Gasly ...

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The team has ended the year with Hartley and Gasly as its drivers after starting the season with Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat, with the Spaniard switching to Renault early and the Russian being dropped.While Gasly was the latest driver to emerge from Red Bull's junior programme, World Endurance champion Hartley has enjoyed a reunion with the energy drinks firm's F1 programme after ...

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Frenchman Gasly joined the Faenza-based squad for the Malaysian Grand Prix, replacing Daniil Kvyat, while New Zealander Hartley made his grand prix debut with the team in Austin.While it has been clear for some time that Toro Rosso will retain its current driver pairing following the departure of Carlos Sainz to Renault and the ejection of Kvyat from the Red Bull programme, Gasly and ...

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While teammate Brendon Hartley retired just over halfway point in the race – continuing Toro Rosso's recent run of reliability woes – Gasly made it to the end in 12th, a lap down on race winner Sebastian Vettel.But Gasly's Toro Rosso did not have a trouble-free run either, the Frenchman slowing on the main straight on the final tour as he took the chequered flag at 60km/h."I knew ...

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All three have taken a new MGU-H for Friday practice, and since that represents the first time this year their cars have taken an eighth element, they land 10 places in penalties each.Hartley in fact stopped on track early in first practice, with a cloud of smoke emitting from the rear of the car after completing just two laps, suggesting that he will definitely require some fresh ...

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Although a final decision will be taken by the team on Friday morning, both drivers are bracing themselves for the worst and could find themselves relegated to the back of the grid.Hartley's situation appears clear after the engine failure that put him out of the Mexican Grand Prix, while Gasly, who managed to finish the last race, also expects to need some new elements for ...

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Despite missing qualifying, the Frenchman has been given permission to start the race, and he will thus join the penalised McLaren drivers at the back of the grid.After Sean Gelael drove his car in FP1 on Friday, Gasly only completed only a handful of flying laps in FP2 before suffering a turbo issue.He then stopped on track on his first lap in FP3, and the team wasn't able to ...

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With it now confirmed that Daniil Kvyat has been dropped by Red Bull, Tost says his mind is set on keeping his current drivers into 2018.Asked about the reasons for running the current line-up, Tost said: “Because both are Red Bull drivers, both are highly skilled drivers."We want to test them for the rest of the season as there is a high possibility this will be the driver line-up ...

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Meanwhile, Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne will drop 20 and 35 places respectively after their Formula 1 engine component changes were confirmed.Honda had planned to make changes on both cars for Mexico, where it expects to struggle, in favour of fresher elements for the final two races of the season in Brazil and Abu Dhabi.Alonso will take his ninth internal combustion engine ...

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In Austin, Toro Rosso drafted in Porsche World Endurance Championship driver Hartley to replace Gasly so the Frenchman could try to win the Super Formula title in Japan.Meanwhile, Daniil Kvyat returned to the line-up after an absence of two race weekends in place of Renault-bound Carlos Sainz.The team then announced Hartley would keep his seat for Mexico, with Gasly returning in ...

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Toro Rosso needs to fill the seat alongside Daniil Kvyat at Austin after it was agreed Pierre Gasly would return to Super Formula to contest for the title in the finale on the same weekend.It is understood Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost wants to use Austin as an opportunity to evaluate a new driver as he weighs up his 2018 driver line-up.Gasly is favourite to get one of the ...

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Gasly, the 2016 GP2 champion, replaced Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso for Malaysia and Japan, the team announcing he would also stay on for Austin.But Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko then suggested a final decision had yet to be made as to where Gasly would race during the weekend of 20-22 October.Honda said it was its priority for Gasly to race in Austin, even if that meant it ...

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Gasly made his grand prix debut with the team in Malaysia, standing in for Kvyat, and is expected to see out the season - even though doubts have emerged over his presence in the United States Grand Prix due to it clashing with the Super Formula finale.Carlos Sainz will switch to Renault for the Austin race ahead of a full season with the French manufacturer in 2018, leaving Kvyat and ...

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Gasly, the 2016 GP2 champion, replaced Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso for Malaysia and Japan but he says it remains unclear if he will race in Austin, which clashes with the Super Formula finale.The Frenchman has secured two wins and a second place in the last three Super Formula races with the Honda-powered Team Mugen, leaving him just 0.5 points adrift of leader Hiroaki Ishiura.Honda ...

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Red Bull motorsport chief Helmut Marko says that a decision will be made after the conclusion of the Japanese GP weekend.If Gasly has to race at Suzuka, Toro Rosso faces the challenge of finding a replacement.Gasly has previously suggested that he would prefer to race in Austin, but Honda has made it clear to Red Bull that it wants him to complete his commitments in Japan, where he ...

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Palmer announced on Saturday after Japanese GP qualifying that the Suzuka race would be his last event with the team, after weeks of uncertainty about his future.The move cleared the way for Sainz to replace him at Renault, meaning Gasly - who was originally only expected to do two races with the team - could be retained for the remaining grands prix.Toro Rosso has confirmed Gasly ...

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Gasly, the reigning GP2 champion, replaced Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso for the Malaysian Grand Prix and finished 14th at Sepang.He will keep the seat for this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix, but it remains unclear whether he will compete at the next race in Austin as it clashes with the Super Formula finale at Suzuka.Gasly has secured two wins and a second place in the last three Super ...

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Gasly replaced Daniil Kvyat in Red Bull's junior team for this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix and finished 14th at Sepang.The Frenchman, who joined the Red Bull programme in 2014 and is the reigning GP2 champion, said his seat was moving around a lot during the race.He will stay in the car for next weekend's Japanese Grand Prix, alongside teammate Carlos Sainz, and will have a new ...

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Gasly has replaced Daniil Kvyat in Red Bull’s junior team for this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix and qualified 15th, 0.15s slower than experienced teammate Carlos Sainz Jr in 14th.The Frenchman joined the Red Bull programme in 2013 after winning that year’s Formula Renault Eurocup title. As part of the Red Bull Junior Team, he became a race winner in Formula Renault 3.5 and the 2016 ...

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Reigning GP2 champion Gasly, a long-time Red Bull protege, has replaced Kvyat at Toro Rosso from this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix."Unfortunately that is how it works in this sport," said Gasly, who "didn't have the chance" to speak to Kvyat prior to Sepang."He has been in my position before he came to F1, he was waiting for his chance and then he had to take the seat of someone ...

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Gasly will make his Formula 1 debut at this weekend's Malaysian GP as temporary replacement for Daniil Kvyat, with Toro Rosso eager to evaluate his potential as it considers its options for 2018.The Frenchman is initially expected to do the next two races, with Kvyat returning at the United States Grand Prix, but could do more races later in the campaign if Toro Rosso is ...

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