The news that Fernando Alonso will not race in Formula 1 next season has a huge impact on the two-time champion, his McLaren team and grand prix racing itself.

Alonso has been weighing up his future for some time and revealed this week that he has decided to walk away from F1 at the end of the year.

Andrew van de Burgt is joined by Grand Prix Editor Edd Straw and F1 Reporter Scott Mitchell to discuss why Alonso is leaving, what it means for F1 and where he will end up next.