The Renault F1 Team’s Esteban Ocon has accepted an apology from Dutch journalist who during an interview with Lando Norris following Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix described the Frenchman as a French ####.
Taking to Twitter on Tuesday, the journalist, Jack Plooij of Ziggo Sport said:
— Jack Plooij (@jackontracks) August 31, 2020
Ocon who finished Sunday’s race in fifth place accepted the apology saying:
Apologies accepted mate !✌🏻
— Esteban Ocon (@OconEsteban) September 1, 2020