Alonso set for grid penalty after engine change

AUSTIN, TEXAS – OCTOBER 22: Fernando Alonso of Spain driving the (14) Alpine A521 Renault during practice ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of USA at Circuit of The Americas on October 22, 2021 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Fernando Alonso is set to receive a grid drop penalty for tomorrow’s United States Grand Prix due to an engine change.


  • Alonso joins Vettel, Russell, and Bottas in the list of drivers that are receiving new PU components this weekend.
  • The news was confirmed by Alpine to the media during FP3.
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