Category Archives: US GP

US GP: Fernando retires from points

It was a great start to a race with high expectations, where Fernando held points throughout the entire race, until lap 25, where engine woes ended Fer’s race, yet again.

US GP: Alonso to start 8th in Austin

After a fantastic qualifying performance Fernando qualified in 9th, but will start 8th due to a Verstappen penalty. Alonso was more than half a second ahead of team mate Vandoorne.

US GP: McLaren looking strong on Friday

“We look to be in a good shape going into Saturday” Fernando said as he took 7th in a dry FP2 session.

VIDEO: Fernando talks after contract renewal

A busy Thursday for Fernando Alonso & McLaren after the announcement that Fernando will stay. Listen to what Fernando & Zak Brown had to say.

Fernando Alonso will stay with McLaren for 2018

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