F1’s Fernando Alonso Pokes Fun at Taylor Swift Dating Rumors

Fernando Alonso and Taylor Swift
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Is he driving the getaway automotive? Formulation 1 star Fernando Alonso gave a cheeky nod to rumors that he’s courting Taylor Swift after her cut up from Joe Alwyn.

“Race week period😉,” the race automotive driver, 41, captioned a TikTok video on Monday, April 24, referencing Swift’s ongoing Eras Tour. Within the clip, the Spanish athlete gave a wink to the digicam as a sped-up model of “Karma” from her album Midnights performed within the background.

The feedback part was stuffed with followers — and F1 organizations — freaking out concerning the chance that Alonso’s put up was affirmation that he’s courting the Grammy winner, 33. “By no means did we predict in our Wildest Desires this could occur 🤣,” learn a message from the official Formulation 1 account. The Australian Grand Prix’s account added, “Ohhhh Fernando is aware of ALL TOO WELL what he’s doing 👀.”

Hypothesis a few romance between the two-time World Drivers’ Championship winner and the “Lavender Haze” singer started earlier this month when movie star gossip account DeuxMoi posted an nameless tip studying, “A few Spanish magazines have been posting about TS and Spanish F1 driver Fernando Alonso. In line with them, the couple has been seeing one another for per week now. Nothing severe tho since they’re each lately single.”

DeuxMoi’s Instagram bio notes that “some statements made on this account haven’t been independently confirmed” and “this account doesn’t declare info printed is predicated in actual fact,” however that didn’t cease followers from kicking into excessive gear over the doable pairing.

“I’m ALL TOO UNWELL!!!” wrote one TikTok person within the feedback part of Alonso’s video. One other quipped, “We name this a gentle launch.”

Us Weekly confirmed earlier this month that Swift and Alwyn, 32, known as it quits after six years collectively. “Fame factored into their cut up,” an insider solely advised Us of what led to the breakup. “Joe may be very shy and by no means appreciated the entire consideration that got here with courting one of the crucial common singers on the earth.”

The supply famous that the “Shake It Off” singer wasn’t at “fault” for the cut up, including that the Conversations With Buddies alum by no means “blamed” his ex for her recognition. “He simply didn’t like having to be on the entire time,” the insider defined.

Whereas followers are keen to seek out out who the pop star will date subsequent, a second supply advised Us that Swift is at present having fun with her standing as a single girl. “Taylor is dealing with the breakup very well and he or she’s feeling very optimistic about her future,” the insider mentioned earlier this month. “She actually believes no matter is supposed to be, will likely be, and is aware of the whole lot occurs for a motive.”

Alonso, for his half, was married to Raquel del Rosario from 2006 to 2011. He has additionally been linked to Andrea Schlager, Linda Morselli and Lara Alvarez.