“We had been already chatting with Hülkenberg”- Helmut Marko claims Nico Hulkenberg was there for Purple Bull initially and by no means Racing Stage.
Nico Hulkenberg has remained and never utilizing a employees ever since he obtained dropped by Renault on the end of 2019 season. Though, he made restricted appearances for Racing Stage this 12 months throughout the absence of every drivers on two separate occasions.
This time moreover he was spherical Nurburgring and that’s the explanation he was able to attain the venue plenty of hours sooner than the qualifying to change Lance Stroll who apparently was not feeling successfully.
Nonetheless, Helmut Marko claims that the German driver was throughout the venue for Purple Bull initially and by no means Racing Stage, as Alexander Albon was uncertain to make it for Eifel GP on account of poor properly being.
“We had been already chatting with Hülkenberg on Friday,” Marko reveals on this system at AvD Motorsport Journal at Sport1.
Albon’s COVID test was inconclusive. “Alex had an uncertain, undefined test final result. It might need been constructive. Immediately after landing, I often called Hulkenberg.”
In the end, the test outcomes of Albon bought right here out damaging, allowing him to participate throughout the Grand Prix events and making him accessible for Racing Stage.
Leaked footage of Nico Hulkenberg this morning after being often called in as soon as extra by Racing Stage
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Though, Albon’s participation didn’t revenue Purple Bull the least bit, as he was not able to finish the race on account of some technical failure.
Nico Hulkenberg to race for Purple Bull in 2021
The rumours are enhance spherical Hulkenberg gaining a Purple Bull seat subsequent 12 months, with Albon having a hazard of shedding his spot throughout the employees.
Whereas, he’s moreover linked with totally different Formulation 1 teams, which could guarantee his . Now it stays to be seen the place will he go by the start of the next season.