Stoffel Vandoorne to make F1 debut in Bahrain
Following a decision by the FIA doctors, Fernando Alonso will not be participating in this weekend’s 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix.
Following any on-track incident, we will always abide by the FIA doctors' decisions.
As usual, McLaren Honda reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne will be on hand on Friday morning and will make his Formula 1 debut in place of Fernando.
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