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Door open for ‘outstanding’ Fernando Alonso to join McLaren’s IndyCar venture

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The door is open for Fernando Alonso to join McLaren’s IndyCar venture in 2020, despite the Spaniard previously indicating little interest in joining the series full time.

Earlier this week, McLaren announced a partnership with Schmidt Peterson Racing for a full-time assault on IndyCar next season.

It encouraged rumours of a return for Fernando Alonso, who competed with McLaren in the 2017 Indianapolis 500 before failing to qualify for this year’s race.

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Supercars 2019: Craig Lowndes, Bathurst 1000, Jamie Whincup, retirement

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A “rejuvenated” Craig Lowndes is looking towards his Supercars return as the season of endurance approaches.

Lowndes retired from full-time driving at the end of the 2018 season, but was quickly retained by Triple Eight as a co-driver for the 2019 enduros.

It was later confirmed Lowndes will reunite with Jamie Whincup for the year’s longest races, and the duo will run the team’s famous #888, the number Lowndes carried in six of his seven Bathurst wins.

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Supercars 2019: Tickford star Chaz Mostert plays down rumours over future

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Chaz Mostert is a name well entrenched in silly season rumours, and the Tickford Racing driver has become used to the attention regarding his future.

The exhaustive nature of the silly season keeps media and fans snapping at drivers’ heels, wanting to know who’s going where and who’s doing what.

Previously coy on his future, Mostert has become acquainted with the process over the last few months — he is off-contract at season’s end and has been linked to a number of teams, including Shell V-Power Racing and Walkinshaw Andretti United.

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F1 2019: Burning questions over Pierre Gasly-Alexander Albon bombshell that shocked F1

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Red Bull dropped a bombshell on Formula 1 just a week into the summer break, with Alexander Albon promoted to the senior team in the place of Pierre Gasly.

Everyone could see Gasly had struggled to adapt to the big move, but the team remained adamant they would stick with the Frenchman until the end of the season.

However, it took just eight days after the Hungarian Grand Prix before Gasly was demoted to Toro Rosso, with Albon — a driver with just 12 Grands Prix to his name — getting the call.

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