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Alonso

Shakespearean symbol of avarice. [Br. Lit.: The Tempest]
See: Greed
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Cuando Alonso Caparros veia las imagenes, confesaba: <<Me muero de pena.
The German driver's first season in Formula One in 2007 saw him drive alongside the then defending champion Alonso at McLaren.
There were high-fives in the McLaren garage, which included Mansour Ojjeh, a 25 per cent stakeholder in McLaren, as Alonso delivered another reminder of his incredible ability.
I am lucky to be here and thankful to be here," said Alonso.
Asked if he will be in Melbourne for the seasonopening Australian Grand Prix, Alonso, 34, said: "Yes.
What must Alonso have thought later when he saw Vettel stand on the top step of the podium, the first time a Ferrari driver had done so since the Spaniard himself in his home grand prix two years ago.
Although Alonso has made a full recovery and has been described as "asymptomatic", his doctors believe it best he sit out the race in Melbourne coming so soon after the accident.
The 33-year-old Alonso has decided to leave Ferrari due to two reasons, according to the outgoing Ferrari chief, Luca de Montezemolo.
Remarkably, double world champion Alonso has now stood at the top of the timesheet on four occasions this year, exactly the same figure as Rosberg.
With more than 30 years in the aviation industry, Alonso has been involved directly in the sale of more than 1,000 Airbus aircraft.
Alonso jarred his back after bouncing over kerbs during the race in Abu Dhabi nine days ago, with sensors in the Spaniard's Ferrari measuring the impact as he hit the track at 26g.
The 26-year-old German will, however, have to wait another fortnight for the race in India before taking the title as Alonso finished a distant fourth in his Ferrari, 45 seconds adrift.