With Zak Brown confirming yesterday that McLaren will not be branching out into IndyCar anytime soon, preferring to focus purely on F1, some speculated that this may have scuppered Fernando Alonso's plans.
McLaren had been evaluating entering the championship, having returned for a one-off appearance at last year's Indianapolis 500, fielding a vehicle for Alonso, in association with Andretti and Honda.
Alonso already faced difficulties to compete in the IndyCar season, as MARCA previously revealed, and it now looks even more unlikely.
Sergio Perez Re-Signs with Force India for 2019
Perez is seventh in the F1 standings, having enjoyed his best result of the year in Azerbaijan in April when he finished third. Force India driver Sergio Perez , of Mexico, speaks during a media availability for the Formula One U.S.
"I went there and tested an IndyCar in September just to know how the cars felt like", he added, "There was no hidden agenda, no other plan for the future". Although an entry to the Indianapolis 500 remains possible, Alonso appears to be running low on options if he is to build momentum to the race over a full season.
"I'll want to do some IndyCar in the future", he admitted, "but not next year for sure".
"That Zak announced it was for McLaren's benefit as, in any case, I was never in the plans for a full season".
Only the famous race at the Brickyard stands between Alonso and matching Graham Hill's unique treble of Indy 500, Monaco GP and Le Mans 24 Hours.
The surfer who was attacked by a shark last night at Baylys Beach near Dargaville remains in hospital today in stable condition. Kenny is now being treated in hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.
Organisers claim more than 500,000 anti-Brexit campaigners have joined a central London protest calling for a fresh referendum . Co-chair of the Leave Means Leave campaign Richard Tice said: "It is not a people's vote, it is actually a losers' vote".
MI law says funeral directors generally must supervise a body's final disposition within 60 days of receiving it. Jermont Terry was at the Perry Funeral Home Friday night and shared a live update to the Local 4 Facebook page .
Lynch will miss at least the next four games with a groin injury, league sources said, after undergoing an MRI on Wednesday. If that were to happen, the soonest Lynch could return would be in Week 15 against the Bengals.
The federal government takes 25% before the check is handed to the victor , and collects remaining taxes when due. Although the jackpot keeps increasing, the odds of winning remain stuck at a miserable one in 302.5 million.
Then came his post-race assessment in which he criticized NASCAR for blowing two calls that led to him being short on fuel. The Big One at Talladega Superspeedway in the NASCAR Playoffs? The extra stop placed Blaney 29th at the checkered flag.
Migrants break through fence at Guatemala border
Presidents Hernandez of Honduras and Jimmy Morales of Guatemala held an emergency meeting Saturday at a Guatemalan. The migrants have no fresh supplies of water or food and slept amid garbage that has piled up at the crossing.
Raptors' Kawhi Leonard will not play against Wizards
Secondly, the Toronto Raptors don't make the same mistakes San Antonio Spurs' made in alienating their star forward. He played 25 minutes and scored 10 points in the season-opener Tuesday against the Philadelphia 76ers .
At dueling events, Trump and Biden keeping focus on Nevada
But Heller has since become an ally of the president, who has made two fundraising stops for him in Nevada this year already. But during the last midterm elections in 2014, many Democrats stayed home and Republicans won key races across the state.
La nouvelle Coupe Davis au mois de novembre
Des joueurs étoiles tels que Novak Djokovic et Roger Federer ont déjà laissé entendre qu'ils n'y participeraient pas. Avant de défendre son bébé: " La compétition qu'ils prévoient de créer est un nouveau projet.