News Details

Stoffel Vandoorne to be a very good sports car driver – Alonso

Fernando Alonso has tipped Stoffel Vandoorne to be a 'very good' sports car driver. Until last year, the pair were teammates at McLaren. Alonso quit to tackle Le Mans and the Indy 500 this year, while Vandoorne was ousted and signed as Mercedes' Formula E driver. But Belgian Vandoorne drove for SMP Racing in the top LMP1 class at the Spa 6 hour event last weekend, finishing third. In his Toyota, Alonso won. 'As soon as I read that Stoffel would race at Spa and also Le Mans, I sent him a message,' Alonso told the Belgian broadcaster RTBF. 'I like Stoffel a lot. He is a very good driver but also a good person. I think with this kind of environment in the WEC and with his driving style, he...
Full Story »
5mo ago from ThisIsF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Vandoorne to be 'very good' Le Mans driver - Alonso

May 7 Fernando Alonso has tipped Stoffel Vandoorne to be a "very...
5mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Alonso to leave Toyota WEC team after Le Mans

Photo by: www.kymilman.com/f1 Fernando Alonso has decided that he’s had...
5mo ago from TheParcFerme.com

Toyota: Alonso to be replaced by Hartley

Toyota have announced that Fernando Alonso will end his association with...
5mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Alonso to leave Toyota WEC team after 2019 Le Mans race

Fernando Alonso will leave the Toyota World Endurance Championship team...
5mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Maverick Vinales leads Japanese FP1 at Motegi

Maverick Vinales led first practice for the Japanese Grand Prix at Motegi...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Greensmith Says “The Speed is There” After Tough...

Gus Greensmith recovered to third in WRC2 PRO on Wales Rally GB.
15h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Tidemand “Broke the Code to Driving a WRC Car” by...

Pontus Tidemand took his best finish in a top-level WRC car last weekend...

Radical Citroen aero overhaul revealed

No description available...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Man Utd plotting two January deals as Ed Woodward...

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be given time and funds...
7h ago from Express.co.uk

Unai Emery: 'Arsenal still need Mesut Ozil'

The German playmaker has been described as 'important' by Arsenal's...
6h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Ashley Cole names two former Chelsea managers he wants...

Chelsea legend Ashley Cole has named Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti as...
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Transfer boost for Arsenal as ace's buyout clause...

Buyout clauses seem to be getting more complicated as time goes on. It...
14h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Teams question the legality of the Ferrari engine

Ferrari have developed a blisteringly fast engine... Read More »
17h ago from GPBlog.com

Jenson Button says that you “can’t compare” Lewis...

Former Formula 1 driver Jenson Button has said... Read More »
12h ago from GPBlog.com

Burning the Mid-Season oil

There was a piece over at Autosport that caught... Read More »
14h ago from TheParcFerme.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.