Scare for Fernando Alonso in Indianapolis. The Asturian pilot suffered an accident without consequences during the 500-mile training sessions at nothing more and nothing less than 350 km / h. The Spanish champion, who will try to get the Triple Crown in the United States, set the sixth best time in the second round of training.
Full course yellow during practice after an on-track incident with @alo_oficial.
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– NTT INDYCAR SERIES (@IndyCar) August 13, 2020
It all happened with 45 minutes remaining to the conclusion of the Indianapolis 500 practice when Fernando Alonso he had circled the oval 126 times. After setting the sixth best time of the day, the Asturian lost control of his McLaren and ended up going against the wall without serious consequences.