Fernando Alonso Biography


Fernando Alonso

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Birth Name: Fernando Alonso
Date of birth:
Birth Country: Spain
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Birth Sign: cancer
Age:   36 Years
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Fernando Alonso is a Spanish Formula One racing driver who has won the world championship twice and also become the youngest F1 racer to earn the title. He is currently working for McLaren-Honda. The Son of Jose Luis Alonso and Ana Maria Diaz Martinez, Fernando was born in Oviedo Asturias, Spain and grew up along with his siblings. He attended the Holy Guardian Angel Primary School and enrolled at the Institute Leopoldo Alas Clarin of San Lazaro but dropped out to start his career in motor racing. The Youngest world champion, Alonso holds Spanish Nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

Fernando started his career participating in different Karting competitions around the Spain. He began to do so while he was just three years old. He got a strong support of his father from the starting of his career who had a dream of making his son a successful racer

Alonso won three consecutive karting championship and became world karting champion in 1996 which was a big step in his professional career 

While debuting with Minardi at the Australian Grand Prix in 2001, Fernando was the third youngest driver to start a Formula One race. After two years, he became a test driver for Renault. At the age of 24, In 2005, Fernando Alonso won the Formula One World Drivers Championship and also became the youngest double Champion. 

Racing star, Alonso joined Scuderia Ferrari in 2010 and ended in 2014 season which was two years prior to the original expiry of his contract. In the year 2015, he returned back to McLaren and currently racing for Laren.

Looking at the racer's personal life, he was previously married to Spanish pop band lead singer, Raquel Del Rosario in 2006. They divorced each other after five years of marital relationship. Alonso's other girlfriends are Viktoria Odintcova, Dasha Kapustina, Carolina Costa, and also the renowned Journalist Lara Alvarez.

Currently, Alanso is dating Italian beauty queen model Linda Morselli. They shared their picture on Instagram and assure they are dating recently from 2017. Linda previous dated nine-time world champion MotoGP rider, Valentino Rossi.   

The Youngest F1 world champion, Fernando earns the massive sum of money from his professional career. Currently, including bonus, he receives a salary of $40 million. The two times world champion has an estimated net worth of $200 Million.  

 

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Born in Spain

1981 29th of July

Fernando Alonso was born on 29th July 1981 in Spain. He was born to Jose Luis Alonso and Ana Maria Diaz Martinez and grew up along with her siblings. He holds a Spanish nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. 

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Became World Karting Champion.

1996

Alonso started in Karting at the age of three and won three consecutive karting championship in Spain from 1994 to 1997.  He became the world karting champion in the year 1996.

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Debut with Minardi.

2001

In 2001, Alonso Fernando debuts with Minardi at the Australian Grand Prix. During his debuts, he was the youngest driver to start a Formula One race. He raced for Minardi for two years.  

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Married to Raquel Del Rosario.

2006

Fernando Alonso married to Spanish pop band lead singer, Raquel Del Rosario in 2006. After five years of marital relationship, they got divorced. They don't have any children together.  

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Current Networth

2017

Fernando Alonso earns the massive sum of money from his professional career.  He receives $40 million as his annual salaries including bonus. It is estimated that his current net worth is $200 Million.  

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