Fernando Alonso will this WK on all the long distance races to participate in
09-February-2018 20:43 pm
Formula 1 pilot Fernando Alonso will be this season at all distance races of the world CHAMPIONSHIP endurance (WEC) can participate. Originally, the Spaniard the first race, the 6 hours of Fuji, should be missed because that coincided with the Formula 1 Grand-prix of the United States. The organization did however Friday know the 6 hours of Fuji, one week early. The match will now be in the weekend of 13 and 14 October will take place.
The Japanese carmaker Toyota, for whom Alonso will drive in the WEC, is the owner of the circuit of Fuji and wanted Alonso like to see drive on that thuiscircuit. By the modified date can the 36-year-old Spaniard to all WEC races to participate in. The WEC will be this season, over a period of fourteen months and eight races to play. The races, including two editions of the 6 hours of Spa and the 24 hours of Le Mans, to be driven in Europe, Asia and North America.
The season starts in Europe with the 6 hours of Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium, 5 may), the 24 hours of Le Mans (France, 16-17 June) and the 6 hours of Silverstone (Great Britain, 19 August). Then pull the autosporters to Asia, with the 6 hours of Fuji (Japan, 14 October) and the 6 hours of Shanghai (China, 18 november). After a short winter break is the season once again picked up in Florida for the 1,500 miles of Sebring (United States, 16-17 march 2019. The season ends in Europe, with a second edition of the 6 hours of Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium, 4 may 2019) and the 24 hours of Le Mans (France, 15-16 June 2019).
Alonso hopes to be the Triple Crown to win. That he in addition to the Grand Prix F1 of Monaco, the 500 miles of Indianapolis (IndyCar) and the 24 hours of Le Mans on his list of achievements. Only the Brit Graham Hill did him for (with a win in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1972). Alonso won the GP of Monaco in 2006 and 2007. Last year he made his debut in the 500 miles of Indianapolis. He drove for a while in the lead, but fell to 21 laps from the end. .