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A resident of Montilla builds a Formula 1 car inspired by Fernando Alonso


An artisan construction with a lot of work behind it that will see the light this weekend. José Luis Casas, a 45-year-old farmer and self-taught mechanic from , has taken three and a half years to the vehicle that he has just completed, putting the last pieces in his own workshop located on Calle Río de la Hoz.

The official baptism of the vehicle, its coming-out, will be next Saturday, the 17th, at 11:00 when anyone who wants it will be able to enjoy this competition single-seater that reaches 250 kilometers per hour and is by the McLaren that Fernando premiered the year of his signing. The vehicle will be exposed from 11:00 to 13:30.

Its creator, José Luis Casas, will be present attending to all the media that so wish, and will be accompanied by the Tourism and Sports delegates, Manuel Carmona and Miguel Sánchez respectively, in an act in which the residents of the town, since the vehicle has aroused great curiosity and has become a symbol that dreams come true with effort and work.

The event will take place at Bodegas Pérez Barquero, emblematic wineries in the city, inside the town center, and will finally be toasted with a fine wine from the winery, a wine that has aged for three years, the same years that José Luis has taken to build this Formula 1 in his spare time.