News Details

Second a nice surprise for Alonso

Fernando Alonso says second place in today's Hungarian Grand Prix was a 'nice surprise', adding that Ferrari took a risk to try and take the victory. The Spaniard lined up in fifth place on the grid for the start of the race but lost a position on the opening lap. As the race progressed, Ferrari opted to give Alonso a long final stint on the option tyre. He pitted for the final time with just under half of the race to go and despite failing to take the victory, he still managed to secure second place after a close fight to keep the two Mercedes drivers behind. 'I am extremely satisfied,' he said after the race at the Hungaroring. 'It has been a tough weekend and season in general, so it is...
Full Story »
1y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso urges Raikkonen to ‘improve’

Alonso urges Raikkonen to ‘improve'Posted On 21 Jul 2014By :...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso could be free to leave Ferrari – sources

Alonso could be free to leave Ferrari – sourcesPosted On 23 Jul...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Ferrari 'needs' Raikkonen for 2015

Marco Mattiacci has hit back at suggestions Ferrari could or should plan...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Alonso talks down Ferrari’s ‘big hope’ for...

Alonso talks down Ferrari's ‘big hope' for better 2015Posted On 20...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

"Vinales can make history by staying with...

Now that Jorge Lorenzo's move to Ducati has been confirmed, the next piece...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

GP Commission changes rules on jump-starts

MotoGP rulemaking body the Grand Prix Commission has restructured the...

Analysis: How Rossi's silky throttle skill set up...

Even the most ardent Valentino Rossi fans couldn’t have predicted their...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: 2017 spec aerokit requires “consensus"

With debate in the IndyCar paddock about whether the series should revert...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Stefan Wilson confirmed for Indy 500 start

Stefan Wilson will honour his late brother after his entry in the 100th...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Crucial mileage for Brabham ahead of Indy

Pirtek Team Murray rookie Matthew Brabham has completed a successful test...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Newgarden confident of ECR upswing

The breakout star of last year's Verizon IndyCar Series championship is...
23h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Østberg wants more from his Fiesta RS

Norwegian acknowledges something is missing
4h ago from WRC.com

Argentina WRC: Motorsport.com's driver ratings

In Rally Argentina, Hayden Paddon delivered a long-awaited non-VW victory...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Argentina driver report: part 2

Andreas Mikkelsen (Volkswagen Polo R) Result: 3rdYou could be forgiven...
9h ago from WRC.com

Argentina Driver Report: Part 1

Dani Sordo (Hyundai i20 WRC) Result: 4th Argentina was another good drive...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin says he wanted a pair...

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin says he wanted a pair of Brazilian...
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal must keep this man from Euro giants'...

Although many expected Arsenal to finally rise to the challenge of ending...

Rumour Rater: Kante a good fit at Arsenal?

FC's Mark Donaldson and Steve Nicol discuss the latest transfer rumours...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Jack - It's hard to change my style

Jack Wilshere agrees that his playing style provokes tackles - but says...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.