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Despite being under contract to race for Mc Laren-Honda, the team have allowed the frustrated Alonso to race in another category in an attempt to hang on to their driver and evolve the Mc Laren brand.So Alonso is keen to get stuck into this new opportunity, and will get his first chance to test the Andretti car he will be racing at the oval circuit.May is definitely going to be a busy month for Fernando Alonso.After Mc Laren announced the news that the Spaniard would miss the Monaco Grand Prix to take part in the Indy 500, it has emerged that Alonso will fly to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway after the Russian Grand Prix for on-track testing on May 3, reports ESPN.Currently, as part of preparation, he is in the Indy Car paddock in Alabama to get acquainted with the Andretti Autosport team, but will be travelling constantly to meet both Indy Car and F1 schedules.
Fernando Alonso's preparations for the Indianapolis 500 will begin with a test at IMS on May 3.The announcement of Alonso's participation came just six weeks before the event, a period of time which included F1 races in Bahrain, Russia and Spain.During that time Alonso had hoped to arrange a private test with Andretti Autosport to familiarise himself with the car and an oval circuit."On the planes, I will try and look at some videos and races from past years and try to learn as quick as I can," he said."It's completely different skills that you need there, to adapt to the car and circuit, strategies, ways of racing that close and at that speed.