Fernando Alonso

Radio communication cut-back is no benefit to F1 – Alonso

Former world champion Fernando Alonso said a new ruling ordering teams and drivers to cut back on radio conversations has "no benefit" to the sport.

Ferrari president reminds Alonso to be a team player

Ferrari's Luca Di Montezemolo has rebuked the team's driver Fernando Alonso over remarks he made following Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.

Alonso gives home crowd something to wave about

Two-time champion Fernando Alonso has thrilled a massive flag-waving home crowd by driving Ferrari to a dominant victory at the Spanish Grand Prix.

F1: Alonso snatches pole as Hamilton suffers in build up

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has posted the fastest time in a dramatic final free practice session for Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix.

Alonso imperious in Chinese GP victory

Fernando Alonso emerged unscathed to take victory in a drama-packed Chinese GP, with Kimi Raikkonen and Lewis Hamilton taking second and third.

Hamilton gate crashes Vettel’s title party

Lewis Hamilton gate-crashed Sebastian Vettel's title party when he produced a dazzling drive for McLaren to win a thrilling United States Grand Prix.

Vettel racing to third F1 title with victory in India

Sebastian Vettel has stretched his Formula One championship lead over Fernando Alonso to 13 points by winning the Indian Grand Prix.

Red Bull’s Vettel wins Japanese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel's win in Japan has blown the F1 championship wide open with five races remaining, after Fernando Alonso spun out at the start.

Alonso dominates from start to finish in German Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso extended his lead in this year's Formula One world championship when he drove to a flawless victory in the German Grand Prix.

Alonso clinches second consecutive pole position

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has secured his second consecutive pole position when he outpaced his rivals in qualifying for the German Grand Prix.

Ferrari hopes for Spain revival

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso is aiming to lead a Ferrari fight-back to boost their title bid at his home Spanish Grand Prix this weekend.

Ferrari’s Alonso storms to victory in Malaysia rain

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has claimed his first victory in eight months in thrilling style at the rain-interrupted Malaysian Grand Prix.

Latest

Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income