News Details

Alonso records Ferrari's first podium of the season

Fernando Alonso held off fast-charging Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo to finish third at the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday and give Ferrari its first podium finish of the year, with new team principal Marco Mattiacci watching from the garage. Bereft of a top-three result in the opening three races and enduring an almost-humiliating result in the preceding Bahrain GP, Alonso salvaged some consolation by finished behind the two dominant Mercedes drivers in Shanghai. Alonso has now moved up to third in the drivers’ championship, 28 points behind leader Nico Rosberg and five ahead of Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg. Ferrari has moved up to fourth in the constructors’, trailing...
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Pulse.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso happy with ‘surprise’ podium

Two weeks after trailing home a distant ninth in the Bahrain Grand Prix,...
3y ago from Crash.net

Ricciardo more motivated to get back on podium

Daniel Ricciardo says he's more motivated than ever to finish on the...
3y ago from TheF1Times.com

Hamilton leads another Mercedes 1-2 at China

Lewis Hamilton scored a dominant victory at the Chinese Grand Prix,...
3y ago from F1Technical.net

Alonso's Shanghai 'surprise'

Fernando Alonso says it was a "nice surprise" to finish on the...
3y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi taken to hospital after motocross crash

Rossi crashed while training on his motocrosser and was taken to Rimini...
11h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi injured in motocross training crash

– Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi is recovering after sustaining mild...
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

Mugello MotoGP test ‘a toe in the water’ for Davies

Davies gets 30 laps on Pirro's GP17 but isn't about to jump over to MotoGP
48m ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Le Mans: Last-lap crash a mystery for Rossi

Rossi is mystified by the last-lap crash which saw him lose at least 20...
4d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Injured Bourdais released from hospital

Sebastien Bourdais has been released from IU Health Methodist Hospital...
9h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Podcast: The week in IndyCar news, May 25 - Indy 500...

Marshall Pruett, Robin Miller and guests Stefan Wilson and race engineer...
8h ago from Racer.com

OREOVICZ: Aussie and Kiwi challengers at Indy

Speedcafe.com IndyCar expert John Oreovicz speaks to Scott Dixon, Will...
8h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Paddon: Portugal brought the fun back

Kiwi takes positives from disappointing result
18h ago from WRC.com

Carlos Sainz drives Rally Portugal's Fafe stage with...

Two-time World Rally Champion Spaniard back at the wheel of a rally car on...

Stomach bug floors Latvala

Finn twice visited hospital with severe stomach upset
21h ago from WRC.com

Portugal debrief: part 1

Portugal debrief: part 1 In the opening part of our look back at an...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Ox - The wing-backs that I follow

You would be hard pressed to find an international footballer who has...
58m ago from Arsenal.com

FA Cup enough for Wenger?

Would winning the FA Cup be enough for Arsene Wenger after the...
4h ago from SkySports.com

Pick your FA Cup final combined XI

Arsenal and Chelsea go head to head in the FA Cup final on Saturday - but...
4h ago from SkySports.com

Comments

Hottest News

Monaco: Why is there no F1 action on Friday?

The Formula 1 fraternity heads into Friday at a... Read More »
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

Fastest Indy 500 rookie gets his check

Fernando Alonso is the happy recipient of the... Read More »
2h ago from F1i.com

Stroll doesn't make it easy for himself

One thing Lance Stroll really does need to learn... Read More »
2h ago from Pitpass.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.