The Frenchman is replacing Nico Hulkenberg this year, after spending last season on the sidelines as a Mercedes simulator driver.
Ocon, who last raced with Racing Point/Force India in 2018, began his F1 career as a Renault young driver.
“It’s another dynamic,” Abiteboul told Motorsport.com. “He will push us in a different way, a new energy, a new aggressivity, in my opinion a fully positive …Keep reading