Former F1 driver Jean Alesi is not a fan of the latest changes. (Photo: Getty Images)

Former F1 driver is not a fan of the latest changes. (Photo: Getty Images)

A week before ′s brave new era begins in earnest, not everyone is excited.

At the Geneva motor show, former Formula 1 driver Jean Alesi admitted he is no fan of the ‘greener’ era of energy-recovery boosted cars.

“The driver is being completely overshadowed by the new technology,” said the Frenchman. “It is a challenge for the engineer but not the driver. We have entered an era in which only the tools count.

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