News Details

Alonso commits to Indy 500 return, but not in 2018

Fernando Alonso is determined to race at the Indianapolis 500 again – but not in 2018. McLaren confirmed yesterday that the Spaniard will remain in Formula 1 with the team next year, ending long-standing speculation over his future. That speculation was fanned in no small part by Alonso himself, who repeatedly expressed concerns over the performance of the Honda power unit. The new alliance between McLaren and Renault for 2018 appears to have put those fears to rest, but at the short-term cost of a return to the Brickyard. "With the new McLaren deal for next year, I can confirm that I will not be at the Indy 500 next year because there is Monaco Grand Prix on the same weekend and...
Full Story »

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren still undecided on 2018 Indy 500 run

McLaren executive director Zak Brown expects to see the company return...
-5mo from

Hinchcliffe, Wickens pairing likely at SPM in 2018

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports could become IndyCar's Maple Leaf Mafia if...
-5mo from

Munoz doesn't expect to return with Foyt in 2018

Carlos Munoz isn't sure where he'll be driving next year in the Verizon...
-4mo from

Hinchcliffe, Wickens confirmed at SPM

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has confirmed its all-Canadian pairing of...
-5mo 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.