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Fernando Alonso

Born: July 29, 1981 (age 37)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Oviedo, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Team: McLaren
Current Rank: No. 10 (40 points)
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 1,274 articles about Fernando Alonso. Articles 1 to 40:
Fernando Alonso pictured on January 14, 2019
Alonso is de-facto 'reserve driver' - Brown
Fernando Alonso might be regarded as a de-facto "reserve driver" at McLaren this year.
Feb 15, 10:24
Fernando Alonso pictured on January 14, 2019
No winter testing for Alonso
Fernando Alonso will not test McLaren's 2019 car in the forthcoming winter tests.
Feb 14, 10:08
Fernando Alonso pictured on January 14, 2019
Massa, Alonso back sweeping changes at Ferrari
Former Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa have backed the Maranello team's new boss.
Feb 13, 07:55
Fernando Alonso pictured on January 14, 2019
McLaren not confirming Alonso test yet
Gil de Ferran is not confirming that Fernando Alonso will test for McLaren in the forthcoming Barcelona tests.
Feb 11, 18:44
Carlos Sainz Jr pictured on November 9, 2018
Sainz likes the look of 'very different' new McLaren
Carlos Sainz says he has seen the 2019 McLaren and thinks it will be a "good year" for the struggling British team.
Feb 5, 10:27
Fernando Alonso McLaren
Alonso leaving door open to 2020 return
Fernando Alonso says winning a third world championship in formula one would be "the greatest joy".
Feb 4, 11:06
McLaren team principal Zak Brown pictured on November 21, 2018
McLaren's Brown eyes 'big step forward' in 2019
Team boss Zak Brown is targeting points finishes for McLaren's 2019 car.
Feb 4, 11:05
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino pictured on January 20, 2019
Difficult to win without the right tools - Pochettino makes Alonso analogy
Spurs are fighting for the title despite suffering several key injuries and a lack of signings.
Feb 1, 22:30
Carlos Sainz Jr pictured on November 9, 2018
Sainz 'excited' to test 2019 McLaren car
Carlos Sainz is "very excited" to get up and running in McLaren's 2019 car.
Jan 31, 09:37
Fernando Alonso McLaren
Alonso set for McLaren test in Barcelona
Fernando Alonso could try McLaren's 2019 car as early as the forthcoming winter tests in Barcelona.
Jan 31, 09:36
Sergey Sirotkin at the Austrian GP on June 28, 2018
Sirotkin eyes Le Mans win
Sergey Sirotkin will keep his motor racing career alive at Le Mans.
Jan 30, 10:31
Kevin Magnussen pictured on November 10, 2018
Haas to let Magnussen race at Daytona
Kevin Magnussen has received the green light to contest the famous Daytona 24 hour race in future.
Jan 30, 10:28
Fernando Alonso McLaren
Alonso eyes 'unprecedented' next moves
Fernando Alonso says his next moves in motor racing could be "unprecedented".
Jan 30, 10:17
Mick Schumacher pictured on December 7, 2018
Schumacher needs time to 'grow' - Montezemolo
Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo says Mick Schumacher needs time to "grow" into a F1 driver.
Jan 29, 10:22
Fernando Alonso McLaren
Alonso personality 'not easy' - Montezemolo
Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has admitted that Fernando Alonso does not have an "easy character".
Jan 29, 10:22
Fernando Alonso McLaren
Correspondent says McLaren 'lost focus'
One of struggling McLaren's biggest problems is that it "lost focus".
Jan 24, 07:13
Carlos Sainz pictured on November 29, 2018
Sainz's father says 2019 McLaren has 'new philosophy'
McLaren's 2019 car has been designed with a "new philosophy".
Jan 21, 17:11
Lando Norris in practice for Mercedes in October 2018
Norris not worried about becoming next Vandoorne
McLaren has been working hard to make changes and improve, according to new driver Lando Norris.
Jan 17, 08:22
Carlos Sainz Jr pictured on November 9, 2018
McLaren to race 'very different car' in 2019
McLaren will head into the 2019 season with a "very different car".
Jan 15, 09:42
Charles Leclerc Sauber
Rivola hopes Leclerc given chance to win
Massimo Rivola thinks Ferrari will give Charles Leclerc a fair chance to win the 2019 world championship.
Jan 10, 07:13
McLaren team principal Zak Brown pictured on November 21, 2018
McLaren 'hard at work' on 2019 car - Brown
Yet another team has announced a mid February launch date for its 2019 car.
Jan 4, 10:18
Nico Hulkenberg in action during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in November 2018
Lucky escape for Hulkenberg in Abu Dhabi as Hamilton claims another victory
Hulkenberg was trapped in his Renault when it caught fire.
Nov 25, 18:01
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
10 things we learned from the 2018 Formula One season
Lewis Hamilton was crowned world champion for a fifth time after beating Sebastian Vettel with two rounds remaining.
Nov 23, 06:02
Fernando Alonso McLaren
'Emotional' Alonso riding out F1 career
Fernando Alonso says he is leaving formula one because he misses the winning feeling.
Oct 15, 09:42
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Fernando Alonso rules out Formula E move
Fernando Alonso has ruled out switching to Formula E.
Sep 28, 14:16
Spanish GP 2014
Jarno Trulli slams current state of Formula 1
Former F1 driver Jarno Trulli slams the way the sport has changed since he stopped racing seven seasons ago.
Sep 25, 12:55
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Andretti hopes Alonso makes Indycar switch
Michael Andretti says that he hopes Fernando Alonso makes the switch to Indycar for 2019.
Sep 6, 11:08
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Stoffel Vandoorne manager 'confident' after McLaren axe
Stoffel Vandoorne's manager says that keeping the Belgian on the grid is still the "priority" for 2019.
Sep 4, 13:06
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Bernie Ecclestone laments Fernando Alonso's 'wrong decisions'
"Wrong decisions" mean Fernando Alonso will not be considered one of the true greats, according to Bernie Ecclestone.
Sep 4, 12:58
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates qualifying in pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix on June 9, 2018
Result: Sebastian Vettel wins Belgian Grand Prix to close gap on Lewis Hamilton
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel closes the gap on Lewis Hamilton to 17 points thanks to a dominant victory at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Aug 26, 15:42
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Manager: 'No doubt Stoffel Vandoorne keeping 2018 seat'
Stoffel Vandoorne's manager dismisses speculation that the Belgian is set to be ousted by McLaren.
Aug 21, 16:29
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Giancarlo Fisichella: 'Fernando Alonso did not cause problems'
Giancarlo Fisichella says it is not true that Fernando Alonso causes problems inside every Formula 1 team.
Aug 21, 16:22
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren set to announce Carlos Sainz for 2019?
McLaren is reportedly set to announce that Carlos Sainz will replace Fernando Alonso in 2019 and 2020.
Aug 16, 13:44
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Indycar, Nascar begin to woo retiring Fernando Alonso
Motor racing series begin lining up to attract Fernando Alonso for 2019.
Aug 16, 06:25
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula 1
McLaren driver Fernando Alonso will retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season.
Aug 14, 16:04
Spanish GP 2014
Pedro de la Rosa warns against McLaren move for Carlos Sainz
Pedro de la Rosa is not sure that an all-Spanish driver lineup at McLaren next year would be a "dream".
Aug 1, 13:00
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Result: Lewis Hamilton takes pole as Sebastian Vettel flounders at Hungarian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position in a dramatic qualifying session for the Hungarian Grand Prix as title rival Sebastian Vettel could only claim fourth place.
Jul 28, 15:24
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Fernando Alonso hopes James Key joins McLaren soon
McLaren and Toro Rosso are engaged in a tussle over a highly-respected Formula 1 technical figure.
Jul 27, 19:24
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Fernando Alonso to leave F1 before 2021
Fernando Alonso says that he will not be in Formula 1 in 2021.
Jul 22, 07:35
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren admits interest in Carlos Sainz
McLaren admits that it considers Carlos Sainz as a potential team driver for 2019.
Jul 22, 07:33

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