This weekend will be a private weekend for the Formula 1. The activities will be reduced and this Friday there will be no activity in the circuit Enzo e Dino Ferrari from Imola. However, the news does not stop arriving and after confirming that Alfa Romeo will keep its pilots, the team Renualt gave a news expected by several fans: Fernando Alonso It will be on the Italian track.
Fernando Alonso shared on his social networks a photo with his pass to enter the Formula 1 paddock. In the card that allows him to enter, it can be seen that Alonso will not enter the circuit as an official driver or member of the Renault team, if not as World Champion. The Asturian will return to a box after a year, since he did it with Mclaren at the Bahrain Grand Prix.
The Renault team shared another image on their social networks, in which the Asturian can be seen very happy to return to the category. The detail is that he will not do it as a pilot, if he will not help the French structure to improve so far this weekend. Alonso’s presence aims to get to know the Imola circuit, since he competed on several occasions.
Preparing the return
The Spanish driver is preparing in the best way for his return to Formula 1 next year. In the last hours he published on his social networks an image in which he is training in Karting, in the personal circuit of the museum located in Asturias. In addition, he could be seen doing bicycle circuits in advance of his trip to Imola.
After the test he carried out at the Barcelona circuit, the Spanish driver highlighted the weight of age when it comes to getting back into a car. “After 18 years in Formula 1, it is true that you lose your braking points a bit, you forget how fast corners come, brake performance, power, cornering speed performance, etc. So there are many things that I need to get used to again, ”he said.