Recently, FIA gave Fernando Alonso the nod for taking part in the upcoming end-of-season test in Abu Dhabi. One might wonder why FIA are facing such a backlash for their decision. Well, according to the rulebook, the test is exclusively meant for young drivers with little to no experience in Formula 1.
Hence, the fact that a two-time world champion will be taking part in such a test ended up spurring massive controversy.
However, Alonso is not really worried about the opponent teams’ objections. He looked at the positive side of the matter and pointed out that he is happy that