How Albon went from zero experience to Red Bull hero

How Albon went from zero experience to Red Bull hero

Alex Albon nearly quit racing when Red Bull dropped him from its driver-development programme. Mid-way through 2018 he thought his Formula 1 dream was over, so he signed a deal to race in Formula E. But it's all different now...

Alex Albon likes to live life on the edge. Well, maybe "likes" is a stretch. But he's got damned used to it.

Seven years ago, Red Bull dropped him without a second thought, a decision that left Albon "on the brink of stopping racing all together".

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