Otmar Szafnauer, the director of Alpine F1, confirmed in the Spa paddock that the situation of Oscar Piastri will be clarified on Monday by the Contract Recognition Board (CRB).
The American also confirms that the Australian has indeed signed at McLaren.
« It will be determined by the Contract Recognition Board on Monday. We have a contract with Oscar, that’s why we announced him as our pilot next year. »
« But he also signed a contract with McLaren and in F1 you cannot sign two contracts.
« This is why the CRB is seized, it is an official body of the Concorde Agreements. Other pilots have already tried to do something else in the past. We know that our contract is valid and it is up to the CRB to decide. now. »