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Alonso to continue with McLaren for one more season

The 36-year-old Alonso is set to enter his 17th season in racing with McLaren

IANS  |  Madrid 

Photo: Official Website of Formula One
Photo: Official Website of Formula One

Spanish driver Fernando Alonso, world champion in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, said he would continue with for one more season.

The 36-year-old Alonso, who has 32 victories in F1, is set to enter his 17th season in racing with McLaren, he announced on Thursday, reports Efe.

debuted in F1 in 2001 with Minardi and after a year as a tester he took the wheel of a in 2003, a season in which he achieved his first victory in Hungary.

He was crowned world champion in 2005 and again in 2006 before moving on to the following year.

First Published: Fri, October 20 2017. 23:07 IST
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