I think everyone saw it coming – JPM leaving F1. But I did not know it would happen so easily and that it would happen this year itself.
So he is going to be in NASCAR. He likes the bumping, the passing, the rough driving. He could not cope with the F1 discipline and the smarts needed in racing F1.
Maybe NASCAR is his true home. Maybe he will succeed there.
Now, McLaren needs to find a partner for Alonso for next year. Who will it be?