Fernando Alonso returned to the Formula 1 the last weekend after two years of absence in the category. The two-time World Champion with Renault had a great sporting activity this weekend. In addition to playing the Bahrain Grand Prix, the Spaniard did not leave the Sakhir circuit and returned to get on the Alpine for an important test going forward: «It is the great attraction«, He assured.
This Wednesday and Thursday, several pilots like Alonso, Carlos Sainz or Charles Leclerc did one of the most important tests for the future of Formula 1. There, they tested the new tires that will begin to be used in 2022, of the brand Pirelli. In addition, the teams were able to test some components that will be used next year, hinge season for the next era.
Alonso spoke after the tests and made it clear that the objective of this season is to be able to recover the internal fire that had fallen in love with Formula 1. The Spanish has to adapt to this car again, and he did very well last weekend. week. However, and in an unusual way, a sandwich wrap made me quit because of brake problems.
The regulatory changes to match the results of the Grand Prix were planned for this season. However, the coronavirus pandemic made the International Automobile Federation (FIA), will postpone these changes until 2022. Alonso points to that season, who wants to fight again for a World Championship, after having won in Resistance.
«Formula 1 has changed little. The dominant forces are the same as there are now. For me, the new regulation is the great attraction. I have stayed this year with a transitional season, which I am already living from within the team and the good thing is that I have not been another year out of Formula 1. In short I have returned to the ‘Great Circus’ a year before the change of rules, which is the real reason for my return, “said the Asturian