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McLaren confirms Sainz as Alonso's replacement

McLaren has confirmed Carlos Sainz as one of its drivers for 2019, replacing Fernando Alonso at the team.

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Alonso to retire at the end of the season

McLaren has announced Fernando Alonso will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2018 season.

Alonso's best moments

ESPN looks back at Fernando Alonso's 17-year Formula One career and picks out his best and most memorable moments.

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Formula 1

Brawn: New teams after 2021 will be a measure of F1's success

Formula One's motorsport director Ross Brawn hopes changes to the regulations for 2021 will encourage new teams to enter the sport.

F1 could go all-electric in ten years

Formula One's motorsport director Ross Brawn says the sport could go all electric within the next ten years if it provides a better spectacle for the fans.

Red Bull

Red Bull rules out signing Alonso because he causes 'chaos'

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has ruled out signing Fernando Alonso as Daniel Ricciardo's replacement on the grounds that the two-time world champion has brought "chaos" wherever he has driven.

Horner suspects Ricciardo's decision was linked to Max

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner believes Daniel Ricciardo's decision to switch to Renault next year was partly influenced by the growing strength of current teammate Max Verstappen.

Red Bull's 2018: A season of failure and 'what-ifs'

A mixture of mechanical gremlins, unreliable Renault engines and driver errors has seen Red Bull fail to maximize their opportunities in 2018. Had things panned out differently, they could comfortably be leading the world championship.

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