Drivers contracts

With the new season about to start in the next few weeks, we shall be expecting drivers to sign new contracts throughout the season. So lets take a look at when they run out.

This year we have 10 drivers from 8 different teams, whose contracts are running out. Some older drivers may think about leaving the sport depending on whether they can get a contract extension or a new contract for a different team. Other drivers may consider switching teams.

We could potentially see some drivers from Formula 2 come up for 2023 as there is lots of young drivers in F1 teams programme, so teams may want to use their sister teams to get their backed driver in the sport. As well as this we also have Oscar Piastri who is a reserve this year waiting for a seat for next year.

Lance Stroll is on a multi year contract, no-one officially knows how long it is but it is to be expected either till the end of this year or 2023, which will then make it 11 drivers contracts running out this year.

With Max and Lando both getting contract extensions already this year, we could potentially see some more drivers get longer contracts too. Carlos Sainz is said to be negotiating a new contract with Ferrari.

DriverTeamContract end
Sergio PerezRed Bull Racing2022
Carlos SainzFerrari2022
Fernando AlonsoAlpine2022
Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri2022
Pierre GaslyAlpha Tauri2022
Sebastian VettelAston Martin2022
Mick SchumacherHaas2022
Nicholas LatifiWilliams2022
Alex AlbonWilliams2022
Guanyu ZhouAlfa Romeo2022
Lewis HamiltonMercedes2023
George RussellMercedes2023
Daniel RicciardoMcLaren2023
Charles LeclercFerrari2024
Esteban OconAlpine2024
Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo2024
Lando NorrisMcLaren2025
Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing2028
Lance StrollAston MartinUnknown

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