Alfa Romeo F1 Team enjoyed a tremendous team performance in the Canadian Grand Prix, with both drivers finishing on the podium. Bottas and Zhou finishing seventh and eighth in an exciting race in Montreal.
Strong performance from Zhou who raced smartly and brought his car home in the points, which is a great reward after a few challenging weekends.
This displays the positive team spirit; and will motivate the team to come back fighting in Canada.
Zhou says, "It’s been a pretty good weekend for me and for the team, and I am really happy with P8 as it’s my best finish in F1 so far."
He adds, "Today we did everything correctly on track and with the strategy: we got stuck behind Lance for a while, but nevertheless we had clean, fast progress over the weekend."
He continues, "We extracted everything we could and got the full potential out of the car, and finishing in the Top 10 after a sequence of frustrating races is a nice reward. I obviously didn’t have much experience on this track, but we got the job done in tricky conditions yesterday and today we had strong pace: I knew that we would be able to fight for points, and we did."
He concludes, "I am super happy for the everyone here and back at the factory, we really deserved this result for the work done and the progress achieved over the past few weeks. I’m really looking forward to continuing in this vein in the next races.”