Alonso dismisses Mercedes rumours,targets championship with Mclaren
This was stressed by Mercedes chief Toto Wolff saying Alonso couldn’t be overlooked as they search for a replacement driver to partner Lewis Hamilton in 2017.
But Alonso insists his future is with McLaren and during a speech at McLaren’s Technology Centre on Tuesday 12th,December 2016, he told staff his “only goal” is to be champion again with the British team.
“I believe in this project, I’m committed and I want to be World Champion with McLaren-Honda,” he said. “That’s my only goal.”
— McLaren (@McLarenF1) December 13, 2016