After taking a couple of years to show his talent on different cars and specialties, the Spanish Fernando Alonso is ready to begin its second stage in the F1. The champion 2005 y 2006 of the highest category is the star pilot of the Alpine F1 Team, brand new structure conceived on the basis of the team Renault with which he achieved his two scepters.
“I am very happy to be back after two years. I am very motivated for this new chapter with Alpine, and of course it is very special to be back with the team with which I have achieved so much in the past. The spirit is strong in both factories in Enstone and Viry-Châtillon, and we are all very excited for what is to come. ", said the 39-year-old Spaniard, who was absent from the presentation of the Alpine A521-Renault.
“We want to have a strong year, obviously, and take advantage of everything the team did last year. There were many positives to take from 2020; the team was very close to finishing third in a very competitive championship ”, he analyzed.
“The three podiums were a big step up from previous years, but we have to take that momentum and do even better this year. It is still very important to have a strong year in 2021 despite the radical change in regulations for next season ", remarked the Asturian, who will have the French as a teammate Esteban Ocon.
Precisely about his coequipier he pointed out: "I'm excited to be racing alongside Esteban, who last year had a good season ... We are both extremely motivated and we will be able to form a strong partnership to help the team achieve its goals.".