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Alonso starting from scratch in Bahrain

Fernando Alonso says the Bahrain night race means it is “like starting from scratch” in terms of car set-up.The teams had two four-day tests at the Bahrain International Circuit during pre-season, meaning plenty of data was gathered about how each car performed at the track. However, with FP2, qualifying and the race taking place under floodlights after sunset, Alonso said the car was reacting in a totally different way to pre-season.“After many daytime races, it was really strange to be running here in the dark even if it was not very different to the other night time races, so we just have to get used to it,” Alonso said. “From this aspect, today was very useful, especially...
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