News Details

Alonso thinks Alpine have found their setup ‘sweet spot'

After the success of Qatar translated into strong pace in Friday practice in Jeddah, Fernando Alonso feels Alpine have found a 'sweet spot' in setting up their car. Alonso and Alpine team-mate Esteban Ocon were both inside the top six in the second free practice session on Friday, which follows on the speed they showed from the Qatar Grand Prix a fortnight ago. The two-time World Champion admitted his surprise at seeing he was only four tenths behind Lewis Hamilton's benchmark time in FP2, and he credits that to getting his car setup just the way he wants it at the moment. “The car is still feeling good,' Alonso told Formula1.com after practice. 'Recently we found a little bit of a sweet...
Full Story »
5mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Spanish GP organisers sign new long-term F1 deal

Article To news overview © Red Bull Content Pool / Getty Images...
5mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Red Bull suspects Mercedes has reined in 'abnormal'...

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner believes that the...
5mo ago from F1i.com

Sainz sees 'compressed' F1 midfield at final...

Carlos Sainz believes the high-speed nature of Jeddah's lay-out is likely...
5mo ago from F1i.com

DC: ‘Reassuring' that Alonso still has speed and...

Fernando Alonso returned to the podium with P3 in Qatar – a...
5mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

‘Gut instinct’ soft tyre gamble pays off for Miller

Jack Miller was left satisfied to score his second MotoGP rostrum of the...

Quartararo: Yamaha ‘need to take more risk’ with...

Fabio Quartararo has demanded that his Yamaha squad need to “take more...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

O’Ward can ‘hang on to a car like no one else’...

During the final laps of the IndyCar race from Indianapolis on Saturday,...

McLaughlin ‘pretty gutted’ about letting Indy GP...

Scott McLaughlin admits he is “pretty gutted” after an opportunity to...
12h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Solans reveals 2022 WRC2 Junior programme

The 2019 JWRC champion Jan Solans has announced the programme for his 2022...

Rovanperä reaches Top 16 at the DMEC debut in Ireland

Kalle Rovanperä ended up ninth overall of 43 entries on his Drift Masters...

WRC to celebrate the 50th Anniversary with a large...

A large gathering of former WRC drivers, co-drivers, team members and...

Rallye Deutschland plans a return to 2023 WRC calendar

The German motorsport governing body ADAC is set to present the new Rallye...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger insisted there were positives from...

Arsene Wenger once claimed there were “a lot of positives” to take...
55m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

William Saliba 'still unsure on Arsenal future'

William Saliba suggests that he does not know whether he will return to...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Newcastle vs Arsenal LIVE! & highlights

No description available...
55m ago from SkySports.com

Arsenal's defensive injury crisis deepens giving...

Arsenal's defensive injury crisis could hand Tottenham the initiative in...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.