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Alonso thinks Alpine have found their setup ‘sweet spot'

After the success of Qatar translated into strong pace in Friday practice in Jeddah, Fernando Alonso feels Alpine have found a 'sweet spot' in setting up their car. Alonso and Alpine team-mate Esteban Ocon were both inside the top six in the second free practice session on Friday, which follows on the speed they showed from the Qatar Grand Prix a fortnight ago. The two-time World Champion admitted his surprise at seeing he was only four tenths behind Lewis Hamilton's benchmark time in FP2, and he credits that to getting his car setup just the way he wants it at the moment. “The car is still feeling good,' Alonso told Formula1.com after practice. 'Recently we found a little bit of a sweet...
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