McLaren's Fernando Alonso insists there is "nothing fundamentally wrong" after the team suffer more problems in F1 testing.
Fernando Alonso and McLaren have a bad start to F1 pre-season testing as the Spaniard loses a wheel six laps into his running.
JONATHAN McEVOY IN BARCELONA: Fernando Alonso crashed his McLaren in the first hour of winter testing in Barcelona. The double world champion managed just six complete laps.
BARCELONA, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso did six laps of the Barcelona circuit before crashing into the gravel after a wheel came off his McLaren at the start of Formula One's pre-season testing on Monday.
Alonso, who has endured three hard years with under-performing Honda engines, drove the MCL33 as part of a limited mileage pre-season filming day at the Navarra circuit in northern Spain.
Feb 23 (Reuters) - Double world champion Fernando Alonso sounded an optimistic note after driving the first Renault-powered McLaren Formula One car in Spain on Friday.
Fernando Alonso set for his fourth season with McLaren as the F1 team unveil their 2018 car Video provided by Reuters
The two-time Formula One world champion was not in contention for the victory.
LONDON, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Formula One fans will have the chance to be driven around race circuits in supercars this season by the likes of McLaren's double world champion Fernando Alonso and Red Bull's Max Verstappen.
Feb 9 (Reuters) - McLaren Formula One driver Fernando Alonso can compete for Toyota in every round of the World Endurance Championship this season after organisers moved the Japanese event to avoid a U.S. Grand Prix clash.
Fernando Alonso will take part in all rounds of the World Endurance Championship this year after a race was moved to accommodate him.
Fernando Alonso is to take part in the Le Mans 24 Hours and all but one of the World Endurance Championship races with Toyota this year.
Two-time F1 world champion Fernando Alonso says he was "a little bit scared" when he suffered two brake failures at almost 200mph on his Daytona 24 Hours debut.
McLaren driver Fernando Alonso finishes 38th on his sportscar debut at the Daytona 24 Hours.
Jan 28 (Reuters) - Portuguese drivers Filipe Albuquerque and Joao Barbosa teamed up with Brazil's Christian Fittipaldi to win the Rolex 24 Hours as twice Formula One champion Fernando Alonso's car experienced frequent problems at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday.
Fernando Alonso has been granted permission by McLaren to take part in this year’s Le Mans 24-Hour race. He will also compete in other World Endurance Championship (WEC) rounds.
Fernando Alonso will take part in the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season with Toyota.
Jan 30 (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso will drive for Toyota in this year's Le Mans 24-hour race and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), his McLaren Formula One team said on Tuesday.
Portuguese drivers Filipe Albuquerque and Joao Barbosa teamed up with Brazil's Christian Fittipaldi to win the Rolex 24 Hours as twice Formula One champion Fernando Alonso's car experienced frequent problems at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. Albuquerque's Action Express No. Show More Summary
"I knew before coming here that the package we have is not the quickest," the two-time Formula One champion said after qualifying 13th.