Fernando Alonso at Winter Testing 2012

Places Alonso Would Rather Be…..

It’s probably a bit of an understatement to say that this has not been the best year for the McLaren team and their drivers Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso, very much being  a development year for the new Honda engines.  Saturday at the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix saw the team have a few more issues, and that resulted in the two drivers taking things as lightheartedly as they could, with their own trip to the podium and with Fernando sunbathing at the side of the track in between the storms.  This resulted in the Twitter hashtag #PlacesAlonsoWouldRatherBe, showing us, well, Places Alonso Would Rather Be than sitting at the side of the track.  Here are a few of my favourites.



There are clearly some people who have photoshop skills to match their wits who are fans of Formula One, well done. If, of course, you would prefer to see some photos of Fernando that are a little more normal, most of which feature him in cars of some sort, then my gallery of photos of Fernando are here. That said, none of them are quite as witty or original as these…