News Details

IndyCar 'thrilled' by McLaren/Alonso entry

– IndyCar Series CEO Mark Miles says he is "thrilled" by McLaren's decision to field a one-car team for Fernando Alonso at this year's Indianapolis 500.It was announced on Wednesday that Alonso will race an Andretti-run McLaren during this year's 101st running of the iconic event, with the car powered by a Honda engine.It marks a one-off return to IndyCar for McLaren, which claimed victory in 1974 and 1976 at the event, and also supplied the chassis for Penske's triumph in 1972.Alonso will link up with the Andretti team which triumphed with a rookie Alexander Rossi last year, a point noted by Miles."The entire IndyCar community – competitors, fans, media, everyone...
Full Story »

You May Also Be Interested In...

POLL: Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 challenge

Fernando Alonso's decision to skip the Monaco Grand Prix to contest the...
-11mo from

Alonso to race at Indianapolis 500 in 2017

– Fernando Alonso is to compete at the prestigious Indianapolis 500...
-10mo from

Alonso to get first IndyCar test on May 3

Crash_net Latest Tweets from & GPF1rst
-10mo from

Indy test planned for Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso will step up his Indy 500 preparations by taking part in a...
-10mo from


comments powered by Disqus

2015 is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with IndyCar.