Nico Hulkenberg acted again last weekend as the ideal substitute, but De Duister wants more. Hulkenberg wants to return to Formula 1 but still doesn’t have a seat for next year while the number of places is decreasing. He does not see Red Bull as a serious option.
A spot at Red Bull?
Hulkenberg was almost able to make his debut for Red Bull last weekend because Albon’s coron test was not immediately negative. Marko hung up on the phone at Hulkenberg when it became clear that Albon might not be able to drive. At Auto, Motor und Sport they ask Hulkenberg if this means anything for a possible spot at Red Bull.
“Difficult, very difficult. I don’t get much hope. This was an exceptional situation because no driver can change so