16 Nov 2009

Alonso excited about move to Ferrari

6:50 pm on 16 November 2009

Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso has made his first public appearance with his new Ferrari team in Valencia, Spain.

The 28-year-old Spaniard, who turned out with Ferrari team mate Felipe Massa and president Luca di Montezemolo, saays he's excited about his upcoming move.

Alonso has signed a three-year contract with the Italian powerhouse, and will leave his current French team Renault in January.