Fernando Alonso has welcomed new team-mate Kimi Raikkonen to Ferrari and paid tribute to the departing Felipe Massa.The fascinating dynamics of the Alonso-Raikkonen partnership will be closely scrutinised next season as Ferrari pitch two World Champions together for the first time since the 1950s.
In his first public remarks since the announcement was made by Ferrari confirming Raikkonen's return, Alonso commented:
"I'd like to welcome my new travelling companion: together, starting next year, we will have to tackle a very demanding technical and racing challenge."
The Spaniard's preference for the retention of Massa is an open secret, and Alonso was fulsome in his praise of the...
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