Fernando Alonso insists he doesn’t have any “clear expectations” ahead of his Indianapolis 500 debut but won’t be playing it safe at the start.
The McLaren sponsors that have joined Fernando Alonso for the Indianapolis 500 are doing so for free; that’s according to Zak Brown.
McLaren will remain with Honda power in 2018 despite rumours linking them to a deal with Mercedes.
Well known for complaining about a lack of grip, Jenson Button had the opposite problem in FP2 in Monaco, saying there was more grip than he was used to.
Sebastian Vettel has downplayed his chances of beating Mercedes in qualifying in Monaco, adamant Ferrari’s main rivals will be “back to full force” come Saturday.
Valtteri Bottas is hoping that Mercedes’ gap to Ferrari in Monaco is “not real” after the Brackley squad went in the wrong direction with changes between practices.
Sebastian Vettel smashed into the 1:12 barrier in Monte Carlo to finish top of the FP2 standings, with the session briefly red-flagged as Lance Stroll suffered another costly crash.
Daniel Ricciardo is ready to attend to some “unfinished business” in Monaco and has new parts on the RB13 to help him achieve his dream.
Sebastian Vettel has said that Ferrari have had the pace and the strength to win all five races this season but is happy to be right in the thick of the action with Mercedes.
Lewis Hamilton has admitted the Mercedes W08 is like trying to “tame a horse” but is enjoying the challenges that the 2017 season throws at him.