Fans urge Trackhouse Racing to bring F1 Star to NASCAR amid rumors of being replaced

It was reported that the Formula One driver may have to terminate his contract early, as he is replaced by another person in 2023. In light of this, NASCAR fans have urged Trackhouse Racing to choose the F1 star as soon as possible.

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Oscar Piastre has been chosen as a replacement for two-time world champion Fernando Alonso by Alpine. This is because, earlier, Alonso announced that he will move to Aston Martin in 2023.

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However, a few hours later, Piastre announced that he would not race for the Alps, as he had not signed any contract. Reports now suggest that Piastre may instead join McLaren. This will remove Daniel Ricciardo from an engine in F1 altogether.

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Ricciardo has been a huge fan of NASCAR since his early years. Although he is Australian, he really enjoys every time he goes to the States to take part in a race.

Being a staunch supporter of Dale Earnhardt Sr. during his childhood, he was able to drive one of the cars of the former legend. McLaren CEO Zak Brown has promised to let him drive his Earnhardt car if he gets the podium for McLaren, which he did in the form of a victory at Monza in 2021.

Fans urge Trackhouse Racing chief to give Daniel Ricciardo a lead in NASCAR

On hearing that Ricciardo’s career in F1 seemed to be coming to an end, many NASCAR fans took to Twitter and urged Trackhouse Racing to give him a seat.

Formula One F1 – British Grand Prix – Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone, Britain – June 30, 2022, McLaren’s Daniel Ricciardo before the Grand Prix – Reuters / Molly Darlington

Trackhouse Racing is a Team Cup Series owned by Justin Marks. They were recently in the headlines for their Project 91. This endeavor allows the team to give many motorsport athletes a chance at NASCAR. The first name associated with them is former F1 champion Kimi Räikkönen.

Aside from having these part-time drivers, the team is run by two full-time drivers, Daniel Suarez and Ross Chastain.

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If Trackhouse gives Ricciardo a lead, it may just be a dream come true for Daniel. It would definitely be a great sight to watch him do well in NASCAR. What’s your opinion? Can we get Daniel to race in NASCAR? Or will he quickly find another seat in Formula One?

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