It captures Fernando Alonso’s first lap at Hungary in 2006 where he simply drives past other cars like a PlayStation game. The end of the video also features his great battle with Michael Schumacher, who was still on top form in 2006.
Fernando Alonso will miss next week’s Australian Grand Prix after sustaining a concussion during pre-season testing. McLaren should be applauded for taking head injuries seriously and their stance will pressure other teams to do likewise. Things have certainly changed a lot since 2011 when a McLaren driver was knocked unconscious during the Belgian Grand Prix and similar care was not provided.