Gasly becomes another driver to call out DTS authenticity

Gasly becomes another driver to call out DTS authenticity

Pierre Gasly has admitted individuals can “clearly see” some elements of Drive to Survive are “made up”, and needs the present to correctly mirror who the drivers are.

A number of Formulation 1 figures have voiced their concern in regards to the common access-all-areas present, with Max Verstappen having refused to participate in filming after claiming the docuseries creates ‘pretend rivalries’ for the display.

Lando Norris additionally questioned the portrayal of his relationship with McLaren team-mate Daniel Ricciardo within the latest collection, and questions have since been raised in regards to the authenticity of the present.

These worries have now reached such a level, it has prompted Formulation 1 to participate in talks with Netflix to make sure tales are instructed accurately sooner or later.

Gasly has been on the centre of a number of of the tales in Drive to Survive up to now, most notably by way of the rise and fall of his Pink Bull profession, earlier than the redemption of taking an sudden victory at Monza in 2020.

Gasly becomes another driver to call out DTS authenticity

He stated it was “troublesome” to talk on behalf of the drivers and their very own opinions and, whereas he feels the portrayal of himself is “sort of regular”, he needs to make sure that is mirrored all through the sphere.

“I haven’t seen the entire collection, so I haven’t seen like [more than] just about the primary two episodes,” the AlphaTauri driver stated, per GPFans.

“You possibly can clearly see that some scenes are sort of made up for the present. It’s troublesome to talk for the drivers, I’m not of their place.

“I don’t know the way they [Netflix] get on with different guys. I believe on our aspect with Yuki [Tsunoda], which is what I can evaluate, it was sort of regular.

“However clearly as a driver, you don’t need to be portrayed in a different way than the particular person you’re in actuality. I believe that’s the principle factor that we ask for.”

Whereas Gasly added that he’s “blissful” to maintain his place on the present, he’ll do it on the situation of “so long as it sort of displays who we’re personally”.


“On my aspect, I by no means had any concern,” he defined. “I by no means felt like they had been sort of altering or including extra drama than we had.

“I believe we had sufficient drama over the past three years. It didn’t want extra.”

Cameras filming for Netflix have already been noticed across the paddock to movie a brand new collection of the present, which is able to possible be launched earlier than the beginning of the 2023 season.




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