Aston Martin announced the signing Fernando Alonso During the summer break and everyone had many questions to ask. Since his return to World Cup activity, most of the questions the Spaniard has received have been on this topic. And, in statements provided to DAZN, they have decided to clarify the reasons that led them to take this step.
,I noticed that the Aston Martin had me and those missing in the Alpine showed signs of affection that I didn’t have. We started talking about renewal in Australia, and by July 31, when I signed with Aston Martin, I was still without a contract.The double world champion commented about the French team’s delay in offering him the contract, a disgusting comparison to the pace at which Aston Martin wanted to call off his arrival.
In addition, Asturian wanted to add an important reason for completing the move that led him to the British team: “I had a feeling that Alpine had a problem with Piastri, they had to find a seat for him, I thought this was the best solution for everyone (his go). And I went on a project that seemed more ambitious than Alpine“In a clear display of faith in the team owned by Lawrence Stroll, Alonso spoke about his decision to be sentencing.
Alonso is 41 that he knows about, and he already has a plan for his future in the medium-long term: “I will always race, I love to compete. I have motivation in Carlos Sainz Sr. is an example of one who is still on top of his game by winning the Dakar Rally. I’ve had enough rope for a while and I hope to be in Formula 1 for two or three more years and then a challenge I’ve never hidden is to try the Dakar again“, she confessed.
He also admitted that the next season is already on his mind: “2023 in my head. Is, Some message exchange with Aston Martin, preparation items (helmet to use, shoe size…). You have those things on your mind and Alpine will start developing the 2023 car and I’ll be on the edge.”