News Details

Alonso feels podium finish was possible

– Fernando Alonso felt a podium finish would have been possible in Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix without his start grid drama.The Ferrari driver was given a five-second stop/go penalty for his first stop as mechanics were working on his car after the signal to clear the grid, an issue that the team later attributed to the starter motor.With Alonso leading third-place finisher Valtteri Bottas before his first pit-stop, he reckons the final rostrum position was up for grabs."The battery at the start was the biggest problem because I was in front of Bottas when I stopped, and Bottas finished third. We would have probably been around those positions," said Alonso, who ultimately...
Full Story »
7mo ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bottas targeting a podium finish

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, August 23rd, 2014 (F1Plus / Rosie Baillie) - Valtteri...
7mo ago from F1Plus.com

Massa thinks Williams can fight for podium finish in...

style="margin: 0px; font-family: Helvetica;">  ...
7mo ago from F1Plus.com

Alonso eyes podium assault

Fernando Alonso believes Ferrari can target a podium finish in today's...
7mo ago from Crash.net

Alonso eyes podium at Spa

Sutton Images Enlarge Fernando Alonso sees Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix...
7mo ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Marquez Leads Repsol Honda 1-2 in FP1 at Losail

Marc Marquez resumed normal service in the opening free practice session...

MotoGP Qatar: Marquez tops first practice

Reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez predictably topped the...
4h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Espargaro puts Suzuki in mix in FP1

Aleix Espargaro put the new Suzuki GSX-RR into a stunning third place in...
48m ago from Crash.net

Record breaking MotoGP Entry list in Qatar

The MotoGP entry list for 2015 maintains the high standard of recent...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Miles wants series to provide an F1...

Hulman and Company CEO Mark Miles believes that the high race-hosting...
1d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Ganassi reveals Karam car livery for St. Pete

Chip Ganassi Racing has revealeed the official livery for Sage Karam's...
1d ago from Racer.com

Indy Lights: Brabham finds Lights and Sparks in the...

Page 1 of 2 It’s great to see Matthew Brabham’s talents aren’t...
20h ago from Racer.com

Indy Lights: Brabham, Chilton, Harvey highlight St....

The new-look Indy Lights series presented by Cooper Tire will have at...
3d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tidemand inks Skoda deal

2013 Junior WRC champion Pontus Tidemand joins Skoda to compete in the...
6h ago from Crash.net

Loeb set for another World Rally Car outing

The nine-time World Champion will participate in the Epernay Vins de...
8h ago from WRC.com

RX: World Rallycross launches UK talent competition

The FIA World Rallycross championship has launched a nationwide talent...
1d ago from Crash.net

ERC: Rallye International du Valais to be season finale

The FIA European Rally Championship has confirmed Rallye International du...
3d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

How has THIS Chelsea full-back got in Guardian's PL...

The Guardian have unveiled their Premier League team of the...
58m ago from CaughtOffside.com

How long before Arsenal fans start worshipping this...

Ever since Olivier Giroud came to Arsenal he has found it hard to be...

Jebb back with Stevenage

The 19-year-old made five appearances for Boro earlier this campaign...
4h ago from Football365.com

I'm Not Turkish! – Mesut Ozil

It has been reported that Arsenal ace Mesut Ozil is baffled by people...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.