Norris signed his new contract with McLaren back in February 2022, but Albon said 18 months later that Red Bull could swoop in following the expiry of his current deal. “I think if he wants it (Red Bull), yes. But let’s see, because I think no one enjoys being Max’s teammate,” Albon told Sky Italy.
“It’s hard – I have experience with that. But if he’s confident in himself, which he should be – from what I hear, the invitation has been open for a while.” Norris remains loyal to McLaren while under contract, and said his dream is to one day win a World Championship with his current team.
“I’ve always said I want to win with McLaren,” Norris said via RacingNews365.com in October. “I think we’re getting closer and closer to achieving that. And not just to win races, but win championships, both Driver and Constructor.