Fernando Alonso needed just three laps around Daytona International Speedway to recognize the magnitude of one of auto racing’s iconic venues.
Max Chilton has admitted that despite being happy that Fernando Alonso raced in the Indy500, he was relieved that his former F1 colleague failed to win the prestigious event in his rookie year.
Robert Kubica to miss out on Williams drive, Lewis Hamilton hopes Fernando Alonso can challenge for title, McLaren feared an exodus over Honda, plus more.
You've seen basketball and soccer (aka football) teams dive into eSports, and now it's the turn for individual Formula One drivers to get in on the action. McLaren Honda driver Fernando Alonso has launched an eSports team in partnership with Logitech, with Alonso serving as a team principal. Show More Summary
ABU DHABI, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Double world champion Fernando Alonso has become the first Formula One driver to launch his own eSport virtual racing team.
Fernando Alonso performs "very well" during his first experience of a Le Mans prototype car, says Toyota adviser Alex Wurz.
Fernando Alonso is testing the waters in more race series outside of Formula 1 than just the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The Spaniard is already confirmed to be competing in the 24 Hours of Daytona next January, the opening race of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and now he’s spent some time testing...
Nov 19 (Reuters) - Double Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso turned rookie for a day on Sunday when he tried out Toyota's world endurance championship car in a test that could lead to a Le Mans 24 Hours entry next year.
Nov 18 (Reuters) - The prospect of Fernando Alonso racing for Toyota at Le Mans this year moved a step closer after the Japanese manufacturer said he would test with them in Bahrain on Sunday.
Toyota confirm Fernando Alonso will test their LMP1 sportscar at a rookie session in Bahrain on Sunday.
Fernando Alonso described his eighth place finish at the Brazilian Grand Prix as his best weekend of the season so far, but still found time to hit out at Honda.
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Fernando Alonso is set to race in the Le Mans 24 Hours for Toyota next season, BBC Sport has learned.
It appears Fernando Alonso may test the waters in more race series outside of Formula 1 than just the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The Spaniard is already confirmed to be competing in the 24 Hours of Daytona next January, the opening race of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and there are rumors brewing he may also end...
LONDON, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton is hoping McLaren can rejoin the Formula One front-runners next season, after years in the doldrums, so he can have more battles with former team mate Fernando Alonso.
Fernando Alonso says Lewis Hamilton had it "easy" in 2017, Daniil Kvyat a contender for Williams seat, plus more.
McLaren’s Fernando Alonso will take time out from his pre-season schedule for the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship to race in the 2018 24 Hours of Daytona. Alonso will join Lando Norris and Phil Hanson at United Autosports to pilot the team’s LMP2-spec car, a Ligier JS P217. The team’s co-founder, Zak Brown, is CEO of McLaren...
Ricciardo claimed in Austin that his dream team-mate would be the Mercedes star or Fernando Alonso. Hamilton is out of contract with Mercedes at the end of 2018.
McLaren’s Fernando Alonso will compete in next January’s Daytona 24 Hours race as preparation for an eventual tilt at Le Mans. Zak Brown announced the move on Thursday.
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