Tag Archive: McLaren F1

Jan 30

Alonso: Renault giving McLaren F1 more facts than Honda

“I think the struggles that we had in the last three years made the team very strong.”

2017-06-09_0004While the start of the season is still six weeks away, Alonso is already encouraged by the progress Renault is making, saying there is more firm proof of progress than Honda offered. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 27

Mahindra to give Season 4 car a run at Goodwood  

Mahindra will be the first Formula E team to run its Season 4 car in public

When Nick Heidfeld drives up the hill at Goodwood during the Festival of Speed this weekend.
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Apr 22

“It’s a win-win situation”

Nyck De Vries talks about his simulator work for McLaren F1

F2 - Nyck De Vries, Rapax, Bahrain International CircuitRacing drivers are always looking for a competitive edge in their fight to achieve their dream, for help to achieve the points and wins that add up to a tilt at the title.

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Jul 09

Q&A with Pedro de la Rosa

Read the Spaniard’s thoughts on driving the Formula E car

Read the Spaniard's thoughts on driving the Formula E carPedro de la Rosa got his first taste of Formula E action at Donington Park yesterday with Team Aguri. The 44 year-old former Arrows, Jaguar and McLaren F1 driver spoke about his first impressions of the Spark-Renault SRT_01E. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 17

Akebono Brake Company increases technical integration with McLaren Mercedes

Akebono elevated to the status of ‘Technology Partner’

2014-02-17 - McLaren Mercedes - Akebono 2Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd. (Akebono) and the McLaren Mercedes Formula 1 team are pleased to announce a new, extended technology partnership. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 10

Ex McLaren F1 driver joins United Autosports for 2013 British GTChampionship campaign.

Ex-Formula 1 driver and former Le Mans 24 Hour winner Mark Blundell to join United Autosports alongside Richard Meins

United Autosports LogoUnited Autosports - Mark BlundellUnited Autosports is delighted to announce that it has signed Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Blundell to compete full time in the 2013 Avon Tyres British GT Championship alongside Richard Meins, reuniting their partnership from the 24 Hours of Spa in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 17

McLaren confirms GT3 racing programme for MP4-12C

McLaren today confirms its plans to bring back the McLaren name to GT sports cars racing.

CGI of new McLaren MP4-12C GT3 racing car - CAPTIONEDMcLaren GroupFrom 2012, McLaren and CRS Racing will supply and support a limited number of GT3 racing cars based on the McLaren MP4-12C high-performance sports car for European-based privateers. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 10

NASCAR boss visits McLaren F1 factory

NASCAR series chief Jim France this week visited McLaren’s formula one headquarters at Woking (UK)

He acknowledged he saw “a lot more technology” than is present in American NASCAR or IRL garages, and was impressed by the “level of manufacturing capability” of the Mercedes-powered squad’s F1 factory. Read the rest of this entry »