Fernando Alonso

Daniel Ricciardo sets a new track record in morning session

Daniel Ricciardo sets a new track record in morning session

March 7, 2018

Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo set a new unofficial lap record to lead the mid-way point of the sixth day of Formula One’s pre-season tests. Ricciardo’s RB14 hit the track shortly after 1.00 p.m. on day two of the second test with the hyper-soft tyre (the newest and softest compound in Pirelli’s range) to set a […]

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World champion Rosberg wanted Alonso as his replacement

World champion Rosberg wanted Alonso as his replacement

February 6, 2017

Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg says he would have preferred Fernando Alonso to team up with Lewis Hamilton’s at Mercedes instead of Valtteri Bottas as his replacement. Less than a week after Rosberg claimed the 2016 world championship at the Abu Dhabi season finale he had announced his retirement from F1 in December 2016. […]

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McLaren compelled to down-tune Alonso’s motor

November 2, 2016

Eric Boullier has uncovered that McLaren-Honda was compelled to down-tune Fernando Alonso’s energy unit in last Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix. McLaren’s race weekend in Mexico was a reasonably disappointing issue with its drivers hustling out of the focuses as Jenson Button and Alonso completed separately twelfth and thirteenth. “Clearly, when you qualify 11th and 13th, […]

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Fernando Alonso: Honda's F1 engine ideas will be difficult to copy

Fernando Alonso: Honda’s F1 engine ideas will be difficult to copy

November 20, 2015

  The current McLaren driver Fernando Alonso thinks that Honda engine will be impossible to copy for the rival Formula 1 engine manufacturers if its “unique” power unit ideas pay off. The Japanese firm has gone a sensational return to F1 with McLaren this year, racking up a string of failures and generally being in the lower midfield. […]

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F1: Button likely to partner Alonso in 2016

September 9, 2015

English racer Jenson Button is all set to accomplice with two-time World Champion Fernando Alonso at McLaren for the 2016 season of Formula 1. The Woking-based group has an alternative to keep Button for a further year. While they are yet to affirm Button’s seat for 2016, McLaren say they will declare the choice soon. […]

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Fernando Alonso opens his own museum in Asturias.

June 27, 2015

McLaren’s Formula One team driver and a double World Champion Fernando Alonso opened his own museum in his native place La Morgal, Asturias on June 26, 2015. The museum is dedicated to his racing career. He also made a speech during the opening ceremony of the museum. Director of the McLaren Formula One team Boullier […]

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Austrian GP : Third Free Practice results.

June 20, 2015

  Results of  Third Free Practice Session in Austrian Grand Prix at Red bull Ring 2015.   Austrian Grand Prix, Free Practice 3 – Saturday, 20 June 2015. S.No, Driver Country Team Time 1 Sebastian Vettel GER Ferrari 1:09.994 2 Lewis Hamilton GBR Mercedes 1:10.011 3 Kimi Raikkonen FIN Ferrari 1:10.177 4 Sergio Perez MEX […]

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Austrian Grand Prix PF2: Vettel beats Roseberg this time.

June 20, 2015

Red Bull Ring FP2: Ferrari Stump Mercedes. Austrian Grand Prix free practice session 2, Sebastian Vettel bounced back in a comprehensive manner by claiming the top spot with a time of 1:09.600 in FP2 at the Red Bull Ring.  A loss of drive in FP1 would see Vettel stop up after only four laps, but […]

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