(Motorsport-Complete.com) – Fernando Alonso and McLaren are now officially separated. After retiring as a Formula 1 driver, the Spaniard still had a contractual relationship with the staff and worked as a consultant and driver coach, among other things, and also completed a tire test for Pirelli. But the 2019 expiring contract was not extended, as McLaren has now confirmed.
This means that the Spaniard who has 2015 to 2018 95 Grand Prix for McLaren drove, now no connections to the staff , Last year he had tried to qualify with the staff for the Indy 500 – but failed.
2020 Alonso will try again to qualify for the prestigious race – probably with Andretti. Most recently, he had participated in the famous Dakar Rally and the 13. Overall ranked.
A return to Formula 1 had the 38 – Young people in the recent past are not excluded. With which personnel he could come back is unclear. McLaren has 2020 relied on Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris and has become a less likely solution after the connection has been broken.