Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso will leave Formula 1 at end of season

Two-time champion Fernando Alonso will leave Formula One at the end of the season and potentially move to IndyCar in the United States. McLaren Racing confirmed Tuesday the Spaniard will not return to F1 next year for an 18th season, and Alonso said F1’s leadership group tried to convince him to stay with the series. … Continue reading Fernando Alonso will leave Formula 1 at end of season

Vettel fastest in Ferrari on cold 2nd day of F1 testing

MONTMELO, Spain/February 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Sebastian Vettel was faster than rival Valtteri Bottas on the second session of Formula One testing on Tuesday, as bad weather continued to complicate preparations for the upcoming season. Vettel set the pace with a lap of 1 minute, 19.673 seconds in the German’s first drive of the new … Continue reading Vettel fastest in Ferrari on cold 2nd day of F1 testing

Alonso set to knock Rolex 24 sports car race off bucket list

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla/January 05, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Fernando Alonso needed just three laps around Daytona International Speedway to recognize the magnitude of one of auto racing’s iconic venues. The Formula One star is entered in the Rolex 24 at Daytona, one of the most prestigious sports car races in the world, as the Spaniard attempts to cross … Continue reading Alonso set to knock Rolex 24 sports car race off bucket list