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Prost: ‘Vandoorne even better than Alonso'

The legendary Alain Prost has been very impressed with Stoffel Vandoorne's development as McLaren and thinks he is operating at a higher level than Fernando Alonso. Vandoorne had a tough start to life in Formula 1 but enjoyed a strong second half of the 2017 campaign which was highlighted by two back-to-back and career best finishes of P7. Prost, who acts as Renault's official advisor, thinks Vandoorne has built a strong foundation for himself and can go on to enjoy an even better in 2018 as McLaren join forces with the Enstone team. 'Everyone watched Vandoorne because, prior to coming into F1, he was recognised as one of the most exceptional youngsters for the future,' Prost told RTBF....
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