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Alonso will retire from F1 at end of season, McLaren say

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Alonso will retire from F1 at end of season, McLaren say
Formula One F1 - Hungarian Grand Prix - Hungaroring, Budapest, Hungary - July 26, 2018 McLaren's Fernando Alonso signs his autograph for fans ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo   -   Copyright  BERNADETT SZABO(Reuters)
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(Reuters) – Double world champion Fernando Alonso will not race in Formula One next season, McLaren said in a statement on Tuesday.

The Spaniard, who turned 37 in July, is currently competing in his 17th Formula One season, and his fifth with McLaren.

(Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; editing by Clare Fallon)

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