Fernando Alonso believes he’ll proceed to race till he feels he’s higher than the others. The Spanish driver talked about that the day he feels he’s underperforming is the day he may retire.
Upon being requested about his motivation to race regardless of his poor luck, Alonso responded to Motorsport Community by saying:
“As a result of I really feel higher than the others. When somebody comes and I see that [they are] beating me on pure talents, I see that I’m not good anymore on the begins, I’m not good in making ready the automotive, or the opposite aspect of the storage is one second quicker than me and I can not match these occasions, possibly I’ll increase my hand and say: ‘You already know, that is time for me you realize to consider one thing else.’ However for the time being, I really feel the other. I like racing.”
Fernando Alonso believes he’s nonetheless faster than the remainder of the grid and feels higher than them. The Spaniard feels the day he’s one-upped by his teammate is the day he may contemplate quitting the game. For now, nevertheless, he feels he is among the finest drivers on the sphere and can keep it up racing.
The 40-year-old has had some poor luck to date this season and was taken out by Haas’ Mick Schumacher within the final race. He has, nevertheless, hinted that he’ll proceed to race for a couple of extra years, regardless of his contract nearing renewal on the finish of the 2022 season.
Fernando Alonso believes Lewis Hamilton’s automotive is the explanation for his successes and failures
The Spaniard feels that Lewis Hamilton dominated with a aggressive automotive, with out which he could not have executed so. Suggesting that the automotive has been an enormous issue within the seven-time world champion’s success and failures, Fernando Alonso termed it as the character of F1.
Chatting with RacingNews365, the two-time F1 champion mentioned:
“It’s Method 1. It has been like this all the time. When [Ayrton] Senna received the championships and the races, he had the quickest automotive. Once I received the championship, I had the quickest automotive. Michael [Schumacher] had the quickest automotive. Lewis [Hamilton] broke all of the data and pole positions as a result of he had the quickest automotive. As we speak, Lewis is driving tremendous properly and he’s P13. It’s Method 1.”
Since Fernando Alonso is in a extra aggressive automotive than his former McLaren teammate, the Spaniard is prone to outperform the Briton this season. Their final wheel-to-wheel battle within the Hungarian GP was one of many highlights of the 2021 season, the place the double world champion blocked the Mercedes champion for 16 laps. The 2022 season might see extra such battles between the 2 within the midfield, until both manages to make their approach again to the entrance of the sphere.