(Motorsport-Total.com) – Pierre Gasly had a bad start to the Formula 1 season 2019 and was regularly beaten by his teammate Max Verstappen. After the race in Hungary, the Frenchman was demoted to Toro Rosso, while Alexander Albon was allowed to move up to the main team. Afterwards, Gasly regularly scored for the B team.
fighting spirit is for the 23 – Year-olds the key to success. He also wants to prove the opposite to the critics who claim that he has forgotten how to drive. A first step was the podium result at the Colossal Prix of Brazil, where he even kept Lewis Hamilton behind him.
“In my youth I had to fight for everything,” the Frenchman told Motorsport-Total. com '. “Nobody ever gave me anything and I took nothing for granted. I never made sure that I would get these cockpits at all. The battle was always my approach.”
According to Gasly, he did own success in hand, which is why he only wants to concentrate on his own abilities. He says: “There was the change and for me it was an unfair scenario. I had to prove to everyone that it wasn't the right battle.”
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Not satisfied with the change battle Gasly, but instead of sinking into self-pity, he accepted the fight: “I still had these nine races to prove that I am fast enough and have the skills,” explains the Little one.
“I've always been able to keep up since I've been in formula racing. In these six months everything has been questioned,” he adds. “You don't learn to drive in two or three weeks. Now it's about giving 110 percent. I battle in this nine races at the Restrict and showed that I am fast enough to finish this crap. “