Circuit Portimão Has become an unexpected modern classic Formula 1.The pandemic forced him to have him again in 2021 after his debut in 2020, when he left Not only an entertaining game, but also a new record for Lewis Hamilton.
The relatively new Portuguese track is unprecedented for many drivers, including Fernando Alonso.The Spaniard has never made a film here, except for some tests he conducted Toyota in 2018 When he was immersed in preparations, his first Le Mans 24 hours. This is also a wet test.
A different track, a bit complicated in some areas, is completely different from the two that have been seen in the championship so far.
Alonso warned: “Under many water conditions, I have only conducted one test here. Compared to Bahrain and Imola, this weekend will face a completely different challenge in Portimão.” “The track is very different. Interesting, I think in these Formula One cars It will be very exciting, Especially when the height changes greatly. “He said. This will be an important consideration, as seen in the 2020 tournament.
However, for Alonso, this will be a daunting challenge.In Imola (Imola), it has shown serious competitiveness flaws and has alleviated to a certain extent The “extreme” view he realized when he sanctioned Kimi Raikkonen.The ignorance of the circuit and its own local problems Alpine A521 Don’t be optimistic about Alonso’s choice, he warned that he would have “Beginning of the learning curve” The goal of feeling comfortable is to score, but for that, you must greatly improve how you feel.
His partner Esteban Ocon has a wealth of experience here and has already scored in 2020, but he is cautious but ideal now, ranking eighth.