McLaren Honda Andretti driver Fernando Alonso said that ‘Everything looks good’ as he got through the Indianapolis 500 rookie orientation programme within 50 laps of being in the the No.29 Honda.
Marco Andretti prepared the car this morning and when Fernando Alonso got in the car he ran 227mph in Turn 1 on his opening lap.
Alonso’s fastest speed was 222.548mph and speaking following some track time, the Spaniard commented by saying:
It was fun, it’s a good way to start, to build the speed. The team have been amazingly helpful.