Fernando Alonso

Born: July 29, 1981 (age 36)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Oviedo, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Team: McLaren
Fernando Alonso of McLaren Honda in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
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Sports Mole has 1,222 articles about Fernando Alonso. Articles 1 to 40:
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Nico Rosberg: 'No top team wants Fernando Alonso'
Nico Rosberg thinks that Fernando Alonso's winning days in Formula 1 are over.
Jun 11, 19:27
Ross Brawn pictured in May 2017
Ross Brawn: 'Monaco Grand Prix critics naive'
Ross Brawn says that criticism of last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix is "naive".
May 30, 14:41
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso's manager to attend Indycar race
A full-time move to Indycar is looking like a real possibility for Fernando Alonso.
May 30, 10:02
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne 'not worried' about losing seat
Stoffel Vandoorne says that he is not worried about his future at McLaren.
May 29, 10:02
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso watched Indy 500 with 'numb' F1 fans
Fernando Alonso reveals that one of the best things about Monaco Grand Prix race day was watching the Indy 500 afterwards.
May 28, 19:06
Spanish GP 2014
Charles Leclerc plays down Ayrton Senna, Michael Schumacher comparisons
Charles Leclerc plays down any comparisons being made between him and true Formula 1 greats.
May 22, 11:48
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren plans mid-season Fernando Alonso talks
McLaren will open talks with Fernando Alonso about 2019 around the middle of the season, according to Zak Brown.
May 15, 15:02
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Result: Lewis Hamilton triumphs at Spanish Grand Prix to increase championship lead
Lewis Hamilton clinches a comfortable victory in the Spanish Grand Prix to increase his championship lead ahead of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.
May 13, 16:07
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Lewis Hamilton takes pole in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying
Lewis Hamilton claims pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix, pipping Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to the top spot by four hundredths of a second.
May 12, 15:41
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren unveils radical new nose in Spain
McLaren unveil a radical new nose for its 2018 car in Barcelona.
May 11, 12:16
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso not worried about missing Indy 500
Fernando Alonso says that he does not have time in his busy 2018 schedule to worry about missing the Indy 500.
May 10, 19:17
Spanish GP 2014
Jean-Eric Vergne doubts he would accept Formula 1 return
Jean-Eric Vergne agrees with those who think that 2019 could finally be Ferrari's year.
May 8, 19:51
Jean Todt pictured in April 2017
Jean Todt: 'Formula 1-sports car unification ideal'
Jean Todt says that it would be "ideal" to achieve some technical parity between Formula 1 and the world endurance championship.
May 7, 12:24
Spanish GP 2014
Busy Fernando Alonso sitting out post Spain Grand Prix test
Fernando Alonso will skip the forthcoming post-Spanish Grand Prix test.
May 4, 08:48
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Result: Lewis Hamilton triumphs ahead of Kimi Raikkonen in Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and takes the Formula 1 championship lead in a chaotic finish to a race that saw both Red Bulls collide with each other.
Apr 29, 15:05
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso 'sad' about McLaren situation
Fernando Alonso admits that McLaren's lack of performance in 2018 makes him "sad".
Apr 17, 12:52
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Daniel Ricciardo victorious in drama-filled Chinese Grand Prix
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo secures a thrilling victory at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 15, 09:15
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Lewis Hamilton fourth in Chinese Grand Prix qualifying
Lewis Hamilton finishes fourth in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, unable to get to within a second of Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel.
Apr 14, 09:14
Spanish GP 2014
Haas rejects Fernando Alonso rumour
Haas rejects a sensational rumour suggesting that Fernando Alonso might move to the American team for 2019.
Apr 14, 08:15
Spanish GP 2014
Helmut Marko: 'Axing Honda was McLaren mistake'
Dr Helmut Marko says that McLaren's 2018 car is obviously "not great".
Apr 12, 20:26
Spanish GP 2014
Honda admits Formula 1 a 'different story' after McLaren
Honda says that it has started a "different story" in Formula 1.
Apr 11, 17:01
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Lewis Hamilton questions Max Verstappen's maturity
World champion Lewis Hamilton questions Max Verstappen's maturity.
Apr 10, 11:26
Spanish GP 2014
Franz Tost: 'New era for Honda is coming'
A "new era" in Formula 1 involving Honda and Red Bull could be dawning, according to Franz Tost.
Apr 9, 16:23
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Sebastian Vettel holds off Valtteri Bottas to win Bahrain Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel holds off Valtteri Bottas to win the Bahrain Grand Prix on his 200th Formula 1 start.
Apr 8, 17:56
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Sebastian Vettel fastest in Bahrain GP qualifying, Lewis Hamilton penalised
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel claims pole position at the Bahrain Grand Prix while Lewis Hamilton is pegged back by a penalty.
Apr 7, 19:18
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Sebastian Vettel leapfrogs Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel takes advantage of a Mercedes miscalculation relating to a caution period to win the season-opening Australian Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton.
Mar 25, 09:12
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
New lap record gives Lewis Hamilton pole for Australian Grand Prix
Four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton sets a new lap record to take pole position for Sunday's Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 24, 10:11
Spanish GP 2014
Fingers point at Haas's Ferrari car 'clone'
Fingers are being pointed at Haas's surprisingly fast 2018 car in Melbourne.
Mar 24, 06:19
Spanish GP 2014
Nico Rosberg: 'Fernando Alonso cannot win in 2018'
Fernando Alonso is looking elsewhere in the world of motor racing because he has no chance of winning in Formula 1, according to Nico Rosberg.
Mar 23, 06:31
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne admits 'pressure' on McLaren
Stoffel Vandoorne thinks that it is good that the "pressure" is on at McLaren this year.
Mar 23, 06:07
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso: 'McLaren not pessimistic about 2018'
Fernando Alonso insists that he is "not pessimistic" after a fourth consecutive troubled winter for McLaren.
Mar 13, 07:10
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren defends 'aggressive' 2018 car
McLaren defends the 'aggressive' design of its 2018 car.
Mar 10, 11:07
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso not worried about new start procedure
Fernando Alonso says that he is not worried about a new race start procedure for 2018.
Mar 8, 20:10
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren denies post-Honda 'crisis'
Leading McLaren figures are denying that the British team is still in crisis even after dumping Honda.
Mar 8, 20:01
Spanish GP 2014
Sergio Perez: 'Fernando Alonso's 2018 schedule impossible'
Sergio Perez thinks that Fernando Alonso's racing schedule this year is nigh on "impossible" to manage.
Mar 6, 19:25
Spanish GP 2014
Brendon Hartley: 'Honda perfect at Toro Rosso so far'
Brendon Hartley says that there is no sign of the sort of three-year horror that McLaren endured with Honda so far in 2018.
Mar 1, 16:43
Spanish GP 2014
Renault wants to halve gap to top teams
Renault confirms reports that it has made progress with its Formula 1 engine ahead of the 2018 season.
Feb 22, 19:38
Spanish GP 2014
Fernando Alonso defends 'impossible' 2018 schedule
Fernando Alonso says that he has no concerns about being able to cope with an unprecedentedly busy racing programme in 2018.
Feb 20, 06:24
Spanish GP 2014
Ferrari to be darker red in 2018?
Ferrari's 2018 cars will be painted a deeper shade of red than usual, according to a report.
Feb 20, 06:16
Spanish GP 2014
Valtteri Bottas not targeting Fernando Alonso's 'triple crown'
Valtteri Bottas says that he has no plans to add the 'triple crown' target to his itinerary anytime soon.
Feb 15, 06:53

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