Vandoorne confident late call-up won’t hinder him

Alonso was ruled out of competing in Bahrain by FIA doctors on Thursday following his huge crash during the Australian Grand Prix less than two weeks ago. Reserve driver Vandoorne was in Japan at the time, testing for Super Formula, and had to fly direct to Bahrain to arrive on Friday morning. But he says communication from the team, and some reading on the plane, brought him fully up ... Keep reading