FERNANDO ALONSO

The aim of this post, is to analyze how Fernando Alonso uses new technologies and specially social networks and how he introduces himself as a fan of this technological world online.

I have chosen Fernando because I consider him a well integrated person on the net as he says “I think there is never enough technology,” he may appreciate it because “Technology is our motivation and the main goal for engineers and designers”.fernando1

Fernando Alonso, the Spanish Formula One racing driver was born in Oviedo. His love for carts begun when he was only three years old.  José Luis, his father, an amateur kart racer, built a kart for his daughter Lorena. Fernando liked it more than her sister and made his start in motor racing with her kart. From 1994 to 1997 he won karting championships in Spain, then, in 1996 Alonso became world karting champion.

The two-time World Champion has been racing for Scuderia Ferrari since 2010, nevertheless, he begun in Formula One world in 2001 with Minardi. When he was a 24-year-old Renault pilot he won the Formula  One World Driver´s Championship title; he also became the youngest Formula One World Drivers´ Champion before Luis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel  wrested these records from him. In 2007, he had joined McLaren before he decided to return to Renault between 2008 and 2009. Continue reading

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