Category Archives: Interviews

F1 Testing: First Test Day in Barcelona

“We’re happy with the learning we’re doing from our new package” A challenging day for McLaren as the team got an early glimpse of the MCL33’s potential in an interrupted first day of pre-season testing. Fernando began the session promptly

Daytona 24: Alonso Qualifies 13th for the 24 Hour Race

Fernando Alonso takes P13 for his sports car debut Two-time Formula 1 champion Alonso was handed qualifying duties by United Autosports in the #23 Ligier JS P217, but was unable to make up for the performance deficit of the LMP2

Roar 24: Alonso practice report

Fernando Alonso and Lando Norris completed a constructive three-day test with teammate Phil Hanson for United Autosports at last weekend’s ‘Roar’ test at Daytona. United Autosports will return to the Daytona International Speedway later this month primed for the Rolex

Alonso to unite with McLaren at 24 hours of Daytona

Fernando Alonso will race in the 2018 Daytona 24 Hours – his first-ever endurance event – for the United Autosports sportscar team.

Fernando Alonso will stay with McLaren for 2018

“This is a team he loves, and his heart has always been set on staying.”

JapaneseGP: “One of my favourite tracks”

One last time: Alonso & McLaren are set to race for a final time with Honda at the home track of the Japanese manufacturer.

Alonso hoping to turn fortunes around

Fernando Alonso says he is hoping to “turn our fortunes around” in Japan after a challenging string of events in the latest races.

SingaporeGP: “Very Good news are coming”

Fernando insists, that he still has very good options coming into 2018, as McLaren edge closer to Renault power-unit deal.

“We’re getting stronger as the season progresses”

Returning from three weeks of holiday after the Hungarian GP, Fernando Alonso is well rested and recharged, ready to get back to work in Belgium.

HungarianGP: Fernando Alonso Thursday Interview

Listen to Fernando talk about the possibility of points, his thoughts on the halo device and more ahead of the Hungarian GP.

BritishGP: Thursday Interview

Listen to what Fernando had to say on Thursday ahead of the British GP.

Austrian GP 2017: Thursday Interview

Fernando Alonso talking about Ron Dennis ahead of the Austrian GP 2017.

Alonso to fight for top team seat

Fernando Alonso is targeting a move to one of the two current leading F1 teams, insists Flavio Briatore who continues to look after the Spaniard’s affairs.