Coulthard: Fernando Alonso has no options for 2021

David Coulthard has ruled out a F1 return for Fernando Alonso for 2021, suggesting he has no options for the next season.

The Scottish driver was asked by AS newspaper wether Fernando Alonso could return to F1 next year, Coulthard said: “I don’t think he has a choice for 2021,”

“I don’t think Mercedes needs Alonso or wants him, Ferrari and Red Bull also, no one needs him or wants him,”

“Where’s he is going to go, back to McLaren?”

“Fernando Alonso is one of the most talented drivers ever in F1,”

“Really talented like Lewis, Michael or Ayrton,”

“But his chances are over I think his career is over,” added Coulthard.