Fernando Alonso insists that a lack of power is not masking any unexpected deficiencies in the McLaren chassis - in other words he expects its handling to remain consistent as the engine performance is ramped up.
Both Alonso and Jenson Button have expressed their satisfaction with the MP4-30, with the former noting: "It's a car that's not too tricky, or it's not picky, let's...
Fernando Alonso insists he has no regrets about leaving Ferrari, despite Sebastian Vettel's second place on the Malaysian GP grid emphasizing the Italian team's improved form.
The Spaniard made some interesting observations about the risks McLaren and Honda have to take in order to beat Mercedes.
“I want to be in pole position, not second,” he said. “It's a long way to go for...
LONDON -- Fernando Alonso will not race in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix following a crash during Formula One testing that sent him to the hospital for three days, McLaren said Tuesday.
The decision was taken to avoid the chance of Alonso having another concussion -- second-impact syndrome -- following the accident at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit last month, the team...
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March 03, 2015
MONTMELO, Spain -- Fernando Alonso has been taken to hospital by helicopter after crashing in his McLaren during Formula One preseason testing on Sunday.
Track officials at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit say Alonso went off at turn three and hit the wall. They say he was transported to hospital ''to continue with medical tests'' after being treated at the circuit medical center...
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February 22, 2015
The second of three preseason test sessions for the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship is underway at Spain’s Circuit de Catalunya. The Barcelona track should provide more realistic race conditions than the previous test, and the season-opening race is fast approaching. As Ferrari and Renault continue to improve their hybrid V-6 power units, Honda’s return to the F1 engine business...
Fernando Alonso loses his ride at Ferrari after stepping out of the car "until the sound problem is fixed." With Giancarlo Fissichella having just signed for a ride in the 2014 Ferrari Challenge, the only position left at Maranello was gas station attendant.