News Details

Alonso: The strongest in F1 was Michael Schumacher

Fernando Alonso with Michael Schumacher In this third and final installment of an in-depth interview Fernando Alonso looks back on the legends of Formula 1, his teammates and toughest rivals of whom he considers Michael Schumacher the special one. Who was your strongest rival outright? Fernando Alonso: The strongest in Formula 1 was Michael [Schumacher]. In the years when I was starting in Formula 1. In 2001 he dominated and did so up until 2005 and he was on another level. With him it was never easy. Then I got the opportunity to race against him on equal terms for a few years and he was always able to do something special, something more than you were expecting or more than the car was...
Full Story »
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso: Schumi was my strongest rival

Despite finishing runner-up to Sebastian Vettel three times, Fernando...
10mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Alonso: Fear doesn't exist in Formula 1

Fernando Alonso has no fear Double world champion Fernando Alonso is a...
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Montezemolo: Enzo Ferrari would be happy

Enzo Ferrar Today 14 August 2014 - is the 26th anniversary of the death...
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

John Player Special deny return to F1 with Lotus

1986 was the last year of JPS involvement in F1 – here Ayrton Senna...
10mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: 15 years of winning

Not happy with breaking the records of others, Valentino Rossi broke one...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Qualifying sessions in MotorLand

Mir, Pons and Rivas post best qualifying times at Aragon. Proving the...
4h ago from MotoGP.com

MotoGP riders discuss passion for cycling

A selection of top riders swap horsepower for pedal-power in a cycling...
9h ago from MotoGP.com

Gardner Q&A: "It’s great doing something that I...

CIP's Remy Gardner chats to motogp.com about his move up to the World...
14h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power penalised for Fontana incident

– Will Power has been fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar Power fined $25k; Vautier $10K, Rahal $5k...

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
3d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: 'Insane' race spurs critics, supporters

Several leading IndyCar drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power...
6d ago from Racer.com

2016 IndyCar season to be longer, Road America may...

IndyCar is expecting a stronger schedule for next season, which will last...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Evans retires from Rally Poland

M-Sport's Elfyn Evans has retired from day two of Rally Poland due to a...
11h ago from Crash.net

SS11: Ogier holds off pursuers

Mikkelsen maintains pressure on Poland leader
12h ago from WRC.com

Lappi heads Skoda 1-2 in Poland WRC 2 clash

The Finn won five stages in his Fabia R5 to head Tidemand by 50.3sec,...
1d ago from WRC.com

Pryce ‘close to perfect' in Junior WRC

Welshman wins five stages to head Poland standings
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal target Arturo Vidal on the verge of sealing...

Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal is on the verge of completing a move to...
1h ago from TalkSport.com

Man United: Twitter reacts to Robin van Persie's...

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie agreed personal terms with...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal and Manchester United target thought to have...

Arsenal and Manchester United target Arturo Vidal has reportedly agreed a...
2h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Man City midfielder Samir Nasri denies seeking Arsenal...

N FC's Alexis Nunes and Tommy Smyth talk Manchester City's continued...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Alonso could be disqualified after tyre mistake

McLaren boss Eric Boullier confirmed the mistake,... Read More »
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Haas F1 could have big advantage in 2016

With all of the talk in Formula 1 centered on its... Read More »
5h ago from Formula1Blog.com

McLaren pressuring Honda

Eric Boullier says McLaren are putting pressure... Read More »
3h ago from SkySports.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.