Fernando Alonso has a ’50 percent‘ chance of moving to Mercedes to replace Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg, following the German’s retirement, according to Pedro De La Rosa.
The two-time world champion ended the 2016 season in 10th position in the standings for McLaren Honda.
De La Rosa, a 107-Grand Prix veteran, believes Alonso has a real chance of moving to Mercedes and once again battling against Lewis Hamilton after their time together with McLaren.
“There is a 50% chance,“ De La Rosa told Marca. „I say that because that’s how things work.