the spanish pilot Fernando Alonsodouble world champion Formula One, He will be a driver for the Aston Martin team from 2023 on a multi-year contract.announced this Monday the British team.
In a statement, Aston Martin acknowledges that Fernando’s “incredible experience and brilliant race pace and ability is a clear statement of intent from an organization that is committed to developing a winning Formula 1 team.”
For his part, Alonso was very optimistic about the future: “This team is clearly applying the energy and commitment to win, and is therefore one of the most interesting in Formula One today.. i know Lawrence-Lawrence Stroll, Executive Chairman of Aston Martin – and Lance Stroll for many years and it is very obvious that they have the ambition and passion to succeed in Formula One.”
“I have seen how the team has consistently attracted great people with a winning tag, and I am aware of the enormous commitment to the new facilities and resources in silverstone, Nobody in Formula One today is showing greater vision and absolute commitment to victory, and that makes it a really exciting opportunity for me.”
“I still have the hunger and ambition to fight to be at the forefront, and I want to be part of an organization that is committed to learning, development and successalthough we are all aware that there is still a long way to go to get there and that we must apply all our energies to working together to find performance”, explains the double world champion.
“The passion and the desire to perform that I have witnessed – insists the pilot – convince me to maintain my enjoyment and my commitment to this sport. I intend to win again in this sport and, therefore, I have to take the opportunities that seem appropriate to me“.
The executive president of Aston Martin, Lawrence Stroll, acknowledges in that statement that he has known and admired Fernando Alonso “for many years and I have always been clear that he is a committed winner like me.”
“I have made it my mission to bring together the best people and develop the right resources and organization to succeed in this highly competitive sport, and those plans are now taking shape at Silverstone, so it seemed only natural to invite Fernando to be part of developing a winning team, and in our recent conversations we quickly established that we have the same ambitions and values, and it was logical and easy to confirm our desire to work together,” said Stroll.