News Details

Fernando Alonso looking to end decade wait for F1 crown

It has been over a decade since Spanish driver Fernando Alonso last won a Formula 1 Drivers' Championship crown, but he isn't ready to give up trying for another just yet. The stylish Spaniard is a fan favourite and, despite not lifting F1 silverware since his last triumph back in 2006, he remains confident of finally ending that 11-year wait this upcoming season. Alonso will be buoyed by the fact reigning champion Nico Rosberg has departed proceedings after announcing a shock retirement last year, following his title-winning race in November. The now 35-year-old was a dominant force during the 2005 and 2006 campaigns, as he rallied to back-to-back F1 title successes during the height of...
Full Story »
2mo ago from JWGrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso is in best shape, stronger and more motivated...

Fernando Alonso is back in the kind of physical shape that won him...
2mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso set to retire from Formula 1?

Fernando Alonso's long-time physio does not think the Spaniard is shaping...
2mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Sainz: Hamilton is the Messi of F1 and Alonso the...

Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz has likened Formula 1's elder statesmen...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Alonso as fit as in championship years, says trainer

 XPB Images Fernando Alonso has returned to the sort of...
2mo ago from F1i.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP Austin: Marquez takes the win as Vinales crashes

Marquez take his first MotoGP win of the season at Austin as Vinales'...
1h ago from BikeSportNews.com

In full: GP of the Americas race results

No description available...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Austin: ‘No bad feelings' say Rossi,...

Rossi and Vinales are not at odds over yesterday's MotoGP qualifying clash...
12h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Márquez takes fifth straight Austin victory

– Reigning World Champion Marc Márquez preserved his perfect...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Alonso takes jab at F1 drivers over Indy reaction

Above: Fernando Alonso gets comfortable in Marco Andretti's No. 27...
3h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar video: Alonso press conference live stream

Fernando Alonso meets the media on his visit to the Honda Grand Prix of...
5h ago from Racer.com

Andretti tops wet Barber warm-up

Marco Andretti topped a rainy warm-up before today's Verizon IndyCar...
5h ago from Racer.com

'We will be prepared' for the 500 - Alonso

The circumstances that led to Fernando Alonso and McLaren's plans to...
3h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Toyota targets gravel progress

Team counting on car tweaks and its drivers' winning record
2d ago from WRC.com

Mikkelsen to test with Hyundai in Portugal

VW refugee Andreas Mikkelsen will test with Hyundai in Portugal with a...

PRE-EVENT TEST VIDEOS #1 YPF Rally Argentina 2017...

PRE-EVENT TEST VIDEOS #1 YPF Rally Argentina 2017 (Fan Footage)
2d ago from WRC.com

Podcast: Lappi on his Toyota chance

Finn gives us the inside story before his Portugal debut
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea legend Drogba trolls Arsenal with FA Cup final...

Fair play to Didier Drogba who, even after leaving Chelsea, still has...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

FA Cup can't make up for Arsenal's failings, says...

FA Cup glory can't make up for Arsenal's Premier League failings, says...
10h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Premier League legend makes bold claim ahead of...

GETTY Thierry Henry says the FA Cup isn't enough for Arsenal and Man City...
10h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

'It was a big mental test for us today'

Having seen his side produce arguably their best performance of the...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

11-Year-Old Boy Dies In Karting Crash At Fernando...

The Spanish racing federation said an 11-year-old... Read More »
6h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Guess who Sebastian Vettel would love to invite to dinner?

There isn't much we don't know about Sebastian... Read More »
5h ago from F1i.com

Alonso tries out his Indycar ride for size!

Fernando Alonso will perhaps be Indycar's  most... Read More »
4h ago from F1i.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.