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At 41, Fernando Alonso has therefore embarked on a new long-term project with Aston Martin. He replaces Sebastian Vettel who is retiring at the end of the season. Mike Krack, boss of Aston Martin, returned to this signing, explaining that we will have to rely on Aston Martin over its next few years.
He just has this killer instinct. Either way, you know that Fernando will always give you everything: always push 100%, always extract the maximum from the car and the team. His racing skill is exceptional – a formidable combination of confidence, instinct and intelligence.
« Signing Fernando is a clear statement of our intent at @AstonMartinF1. We are not on the grid to make up the numbers. »
Five months into his role as Team Principal, Mike Krack reflects on the season so far and what lies ahead as #WeClimbTogether. 🤝
— Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant F1 Team (@AstonMartinF1) August 8, 2022
He pursues :
Fernando’s signing is a clear statement of our intent at Aston Martin F1. We are not on the grid to make up the numbers. We are here to win.
In short :
Just a week after the announcement of Fernando Alonso’s arrival at Aston Martin for next season, the team principal has reconsidered this signing. At 41, Fernando Alonso has therefore embarked on a new long-term project with Aston Martin.