Alonso: McLaren now Q3 contender “in normal circumstances”

Alonso qualified 12th for the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring, but was just 0.052s off 10th-placed Esteban Ocon of Force India in Q2.This was despite using an older specification of Honda engine, after a problem was detected on Friday night on his 'Spec 3' unit.“It was good,” said Alonso, whose only Q3 appearance this year occurred at the Spanish GP. “I’m happy with th ... Keep reading