After recently retiring from his Formula One duties at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, 36-year-old Jenson Button picked up an honorary degree in Engineering from the University of Bath.
Two Germans. Two world champions. Two men who have recently called it quits at the top of their respective sports. Nico Rosberg were kindred spirits Lukas Podolski in Cologne on Wednesday.
Two-time championship winner Alonso is about to enter the final year of his three-year deal with McLaren, meaning Mercedes may have to look elsewhere to replace world champion Rosberg.
Alonso was implicated in the illicit transfer of 780 pages of Ferrari technical documents to the then Mercedes-McLaren team in the saga that cost them a record sporting fine of $100m.
McLaren have no fears about losing Fernando Alonso to Mercedes after F1 world champion Nico Rosberg's sudden retirement, the team's new executive director Zak Brown said on Monday.
The French Grand Prix will return to F1 in 2018 after a 10-year absence. Christian Estrosi, the head of the Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur region, says the race will be organised at the Paul Ricard c...