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The news that Fernando Alonso will forego the most compelling Formula One race of the year at Monaco to compete in the 101st Indianapolis 500 this May 28th seemed like it arrived 11 days late. This has to be an April Fool’s joke, right, coming from McLaren-Honda at 3:10AM PDT on a Wednesday morning.

Fernando Alonso isn’t the kind of guy to hide his emotions, and it’s been easy, over the past year or so to see that he’s been thoroughly frustrated with the lack of technological advancement and racing pace at his chosen team.

The Honda power unit hasn’t come together with the chassis developed by McLaren; things just haven’t worked to his or the team’s advantage, nor for teammates past and present. Seeing this grand squad running mid-pack or lower has been a let-down for them as well as students and fans of the sport of motor racing…

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