Alonso will not race in Formula 1 in 2019

The McLaren driver announced his decision on Tuesday, mid-way through F1's summer break. "After 17 wonderful years in this amazing sport, it's time for me to make a change and move on. I have enjoyed every single minute of those incredible seasons and I cannot thank enough the people who have contributed to make them all so special," Alonso said. "There are still several grands prix to go ... ... Keep reading