Besides saying Fernando Alonso would be “ideal” for their prospective future Hypercar team, Alpine have extended that invitation to Esteban Ocon.

Although it is not certain Alpine will contest the World Endurance Championship in the next few years, they are looking into the possibility for 2023 or 2024.

Alonso, of course, gained plenty of experience in that series during his two-year sabbatical from Formula 1, winning the Le Mans 24-Hour Race twice for Toyota along with the WEC title.

Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi said recently of the Spaniard, whose place with their F1 team was recently confirmed for 2022, that “it would be ideal at some point” to have him racing one of their sportscars.

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