Alonso: "It’s not good that I’m happy about P11"
The Spaniard said on Friday that 11th would be his ideal grid position as McLaren is not competitive enough to fight closer to the front around the Mexican circuit.
Alonso would have needed to use the supersoft tyres in Q2 to reach the top 10, meaning he would start the race with that compound, which is degrading a lot.
With 11th allowing Alonso to choose the tyres to start the race … Keep reading
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