Fernando Alonso’s Indy move is also a consequence of failure

Fernando Alonso’s Indy move is also a consequence of failure

Fernando Alonso’s Indy move is also a consequence of failure Monaco is the most glamorous race track and it is unheard of in modern times for a top driver to miss it of his own volition or for a team to let him. McLaren’s decision to let Fernando Alonso miss the Monaco Grand Prix and race in the Indianapolis 500 is an extraordinary step that, while triggering a rush of excitement, is also a reflection of the team’s current predicament. If the unthinkable has become possible, it is because the team…

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What next for McLaren-Honda?

What next for McLaren-Honda?

What next for McLaren-Honda? Fernando Alonso: “We are McLaren-Honda. If we are not in the top five, on the podium, the rest is losing time.” Not for the first time time, McLaren-Honda had reason to be grateful to Fernando Alonso at the Australian Grand Prix. Until a late-race car problem forced him to retire, the Spaniard was on course to secure an unlikely point for a team that, even some insiders will admit privately, is in crisis at the start of the 2017 Formula 1 season. Pre-season testing had gone…

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