Flavio Briatore: Alonso's McLaren switch 'my fault'

2016-06-21 14:08

For the first time since Fernando Alonso's move to McLaren, Flavio Briatore admitted that the Spaniard's move might have been a mistake.

European GP: F1 drivers question Baku safety

2016-06-17 11:54

Several Formula 1 drivers have questioned the safety credentials of the sport's newest venue and street circuit in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Alonso urges McLaren not to shift focus

2016-06-16 19:05

Fernando Alonso wants the McLaren Honda team to continue developing their current car and not shift the focus of their work to 2017.

Alonso to decide F1 future in 2017?

2016-06-09 09:19

'"If the cars are not fun in 2017 then I will change category,' says Fernando Alonso ahead of the Canadian GP.

Vettel, Alonso to replace Rosberg at Mercedes?

2016-06-02 11:13

Mercedes and Nico Rosberg are in talks to extend the German's contract at the team, but other top drivers are ready to take his seat if talks fall through.

F1: Honda aiming for 2017 Championship?

2016-05-18 13:59

After a disastrous 2015 and a slightly more solid 2016, Honda is looking to take the title fight to Mercedes in 2017.

Q3 a 'small milestone' for McLaren - Alonso

2016-05-15 10:18

McLaren-Honda is continuing its slow climb out of the doldrums of 2015 - Barcelona was the first time the collaboration resulted in a mere Q3 result, with Fernando Alonso calling his P10 a 'small milestone'.

Rosberg roars to China pole as Hamilton stalls

2016-04-16 12:09

Nico Rosberg blazed to pole position for Mercedes at the 2016 Chinese GP after holding off a furious challenge from a resurgent Ferrari in qualifying.

2016 Chinese GP: Ferrari sets pace ahead of Merc

2016-04-15 09:59

Ferrari showed it has the speed to challenge Mercedes as Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel set the two fastest times during the second practice session at the Chinese GP.

2016 Chinese GP: FIA declares Alonso 'provisionally fit'

2016-04-14 13:58

Fernando Alonso has been declare 'provisionally fit' to return to action in Shanghai.


Radio silence not golden for world champion trio in Baku

2016-06-20 08:10

Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso blasted Formula 1's ban on in-race radio assistance which they claim ruined the spectacle of the European Grand Prix.

Alonso urges McLaren to focus on 2016

2016-06-17 07:25

Fernando Alonso believes McLaren-Honda can be competitive in 2016 and wants his team to continue development of their current car.

The R682-million racer: F1's highest-paid driver revealed

2016-06-09 11:11

Forbes magazine has revealed its top 100 highest-paid sports stars. Find out which F1 driver earned the equivalent R682-million!

Is Fernando Alonso's career is coming to an end?

2016-06-02 12:11

Fernando Alonso's former team mate, Nelson Piquet jr., says that the Spaniard is nearing the end of his F1 career, even if he is the best.

Alonso: Honda engine upgrade for Canadian GP

2016-06-01 12:20

McLaren and Honda have played down Fernando Alonso's claim that the decision to take an upgraded engine to Canada next weekend has already been taken.

Mercedes boss: Alonso an option if Rosberg doesn't stay

2016-05-17 12:14

Toto Wolff says it is a 'priority' to negotiate a new deal with championship leader Nico Rosberg.

Button, Alonso critical of F1 officials in Shanghai

2016-04-18 12:05

Veteran drivers Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso were critical of F1's management at the 2016 Chinese GP.

Alonso cleared for China return after horror crash

2016-04-16 00:57

Fernando Alonso insisted there was 'no risk' in allowing him to race at the 2016 Chinese GP after being given the all-clear following a horrific crash at the season-opener.

FIA: Alonso gets all-clear to race in China

2016-04-15 07:50

Fernando Alonso has passed a final medical check and is clear to compete in the Chinese Grand Prix, reports the FIA.

Alonso cleared provisionally for China return

2016-04-14 13:45

Former world champion Fernando Alonso has been provisionally cleared to return for McLaren at this week's Chinese Grand Prix.

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