Alonso enjoying newfound social media disruptor role

Fernando Alonso says he’s been enjoying being “active and ironic” on social media amid online gossip that he’s in a relationship with Taylor Swift. The internet has been ablaze with unverified rumors that the two-time champion has been dating the 12-time Grammy winner. Rather than ignore or rebuff the rumors, Alonso took to social media to post a video of himself winking at the camera to the backing track of Swift’s song “Karma” and with the caption “race week era,” an apparent reference to the singer’s “Eras” tour. Asked about how he had reacted to the sudden boom in international interest,…

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