Certainly not a punishment, let alone a real professional breakthrough: “Living in Italy is fortunate. Enviable weather, delicious food and wonderful people, Yuki will have a great time. ” Franz Tost, Team principal dell’AlphaTauri, told of the decision to “transfer” the Japanese Tsunoda from England to Faenza, where he will be able to be more in direct contact with the Romagna team. After a promising start, the young “rookie” is a bit lost on the road … currently 14th in the drivers’ standings with his two 2 points obtained on his debut, 9th on the Sakhir track, in the Bahrain GP. Then a 12th place in Imola, 15th in Portimao, out in Spain and 16th in Montecarlo. In conclusion, needed a “shock”.
What will be the ‘typical day’ of Tsunoda in Italy
A very intense program is ready for him, centered on physical fitness, go-kart exercises, data reading and technical work in the factory, a “typical day” that Tost announced at the end of the second free practice in Baku, where the 21-year-old took the 10th time. Let’s try to summarize it:
- ore 9: gym
- 10.30-12: I work with engineers
- Early afternoon: English lesson
A new meeting with the technicians will follow, still gym “e then he can go to sleep“, concluded – smiling – the Austrian team manager Tost.