BaKano commented on the post, Grosjean prefers WEC and Formula E to IndyCar: ‘Ovals may scare me’

In the round-up: Romain Grosjean rules out a possible switch to IndyCar if he cannot stay in Formula 1 next year.

What they say

Haas are known to be considering alternative drivers for the 2021 F1 season:

Most likely I’ll stay in Europe. In America obviously IndyCar is a beautiful championship, but I’m not really tempted by ovals, and they even may scare me so I don’t really want to do ovals.

So for America, there’s a few endurance championships. But I think in a future, Hypercars in Le Mans 24 Hours and the World Endurance Championship can be nice. Formula E is definitely an option. There are some good drivers up there and some good teams.

In Formula 1, obviously everyone can do the maths and see what the seats available are.

Quotes: Dieter Rencken

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