The pilot of McLaren Fernando Alonso does not regret that went to the “Indianapolis 500” instead of the Monaco Grand Prix.
Despite the fact that the “Old Kirpichnaya” Alonso went for 30 laps before the end of the checkered flag because of the failure of the engine Honda, he managed to proliteriat in the legendary race for 27 laps.
Video: “100 seconds of the Indianapolis” Fernando Alonso
Earlier in the day in Monaco was not able to finish neither one of the pilots McLaren.
“Many people have asked me how I could trade Monaco for the “Indy 500” because Monaco is the best chance for a set of points for McLaren, – quotes Alonso Speedweek.com. – I won in Monte-Carlo twice. I two-time world champion. So I can’t compare the fifth, sixth or seventh place in Monaco with a trip to Indianapolis.
Judging by the results At the Monaco Grand Prix I haven’t missed anything”.
After Indianapolis Fernando returns to the realities of F1 and hoped that McLaren and Honda will make MCL32 more competitive.
“I think the car will get stronger and stronger – continued the Spaniard. In Barcelona, we took seventh place in qualifying. In the second half of the season we should be more competitive.”
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