News Details

Alonso: Quite a fight for third

Fernando Alonso believes Ferrari is part of “quite a fight” for third place in tomorrow's Spanish Grand Prix. Kimi Raikkonen and Alonso qualified sixth and seventh respectively, with Alonso 1.9 seconds slower than pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton. While admitting that Mercedes is uncatchable, he believes third place is a realistic target for any one of the drivers starting in the top ten to aim for. “Obviously I would like to start a little bit more at the front,” Alonso said. “Not Mercedes – because they are very dominant – but from third to tenth we are in quite a fight. So if we are seventh we would like to be a little bit more towards the front but today it was not possible....
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Force India drivers qualify just outside top 10

Tomorrow’s Spanish Grand Prix will see Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

Alonso expects 'tough' Spanish GP

Having failed to make any inroads in qualifying, Fernando Alonso concedes...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Lotus relies on Grosjean as Maldonado crashes

Lotus' Romain Grosjean will start from a season-high of fifth on the grid,...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

LIVE F1 BLOG: Spanish GP Qualifying

Welcome to the interactive coverage of today’s Formula One action. All...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda rumoured to be experimenting with big...

While most of the MotoGP paddock headed home to take a few days’...

Crutchlow: Ducati needs Marquez, not Lorenzo, to be...

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Lorenzo could be in trouble - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow believes that Jorge Lorenzo is showing signs of being...
2d ago from SuperSport.com

Analysis: Why Honda's rise should make Yamaha worried

With Marc Marquez now on the brink of a third MotoGP title, Yamaha must...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Rossi re-signs with Andretti

On on the heels of the official news that Bryan Herta will again be part...
12h ago from Racer.com

Bryan Herta/Andretti renew partnership

– Bryan Herta Autosport and Andretti Autosport have confirmed that...
23h ago from GPUpdate.net

Michael Andretti extends deal with Bryan Herta

Andretti Autosport has announced it will continue its partnership with...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

De Silvestro: Single-seat sponsor search...

Simona de Silvestro says the lure of a three-year deal is what led to her...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Meeke eleventh after SS3 puncture on Day 1 in Corsica

Kris Meeke completed Day 1 at the 2016 Tour de Corse – Rallye de France...

Corsica WRC: Neuville eats into Ogier's advantage

Sebastien Ogier will take a lead of 46 seconds into the final day of Rally...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Breen fifth for Citroën after Day 1 in Corsica

Craig Breen produced a consistent run for Citroën Racing at the 2016...

SS5: Meeke breaks Ogier's winning run

Mikkelsen relegates Latvala and climbs to third
8h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

FA chief: Arsene Wenger 'perfect' for England job

The FA's chief executive Martin Glenn has admitted that Arsenal manager...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Behind the Numbers: 20 years of Wenger

It’s a historic week for Arsène Wenger, and our latest...
1h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal star: Why I will remember this Arsene Wenger...

GETTY LEGEND: Per Mertesacker has had some kind words for Arsenal boss...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsene Wenger 'not obsessed' with ending Arsenal...

Arsene Wenger has claimed that he is "not obsessed" with ending...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Qualifying Full Results – 2016 Malaysian GP

Full Qualifying Results for round 16 of the 2016... Read More »
7h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Schumacher fails to win German F4 title

Mick Schumacher was beaten to the German Formula... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.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.