This The face of Fernando Alonso entering the box After leaving Bahrain Grand Prix All instructions.Depressed, disappointed, with bad taste in his mouth, he returned Formula 1 It did not end as he expected.
Beyond performance Alpine A521 As he himself admitted, this is far from a good thing, and it is difficult to score. It cannot be denied that he was out of luck.The reason he withdrew from the game was The rear brake suddenly overheated, This is one of the most serious problems that may occur in F1. Braking failure at the end of straight travel can ensure a serious accident.
There are no mechanical failures, bad assembly or technical factors behind this problem, but rather unremarkable things: He has a sandwich wrap Insert the brake jack and jam.He confirmed this after the game Marcin Budkowski,executive director Alpine.
“After the second (pit stop) stop, the sandwich wrap was stuck in the rear brake duct of the Fernando car, causing high temperature and some damage to the brake system, so we removed it for safety reasons. For Fernando, this was a very unfortunate first game. Considering how strong he looks,” the leader admitted.
In the stands of the Bahrain Grand Prix there are Some audience, Because in that country, they are much more advanced than other countries in fighting the pandemic. Therefore, amateurs who have been vaccinated or have recently suffered from the disease and have antibodies are allowed to enter.The origin of the sandwich wrapper is unknown, but Everything shows that it comes from one of those audiences.
In any case, Alonso left a good mood in Formula One on the first weekend of more than two years.He won the 9th place and withdrew from the competition. He confirmed that he still had a hand feeling. During the competition, he surpassed several pilots outside, including Carlos Sainz, They are the positive aspects you can bring out of Bahrain.