Category: Motorsport

Alonso full of praise for US sports fans

Hear more from Fernando Alonso in October’s edition of The Circuit. Watch on CNNi at these times (GMT): Oct 21: 0630, 1230, 2130; Oct 22: 1630; Oct 24: 0930,1530. (CNN)Five months after his Indy 500 adventure, Fernando Alonso is set to return to action stateside as Formula One gears up for the United States Grand

The race car pushing driverless technology

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