Tag Archive: McLaren-Honda

Sep 21

Hamilton surprised McLaren-Honda F1 split did not happen sooner

McLaren and Honda have been struggling at the back of the grid since linking up in 2015

2017-06-10_2601Lewis Hamilton is surprised that McLaren did not ditch struggling Formula 1 engine partner Honda sooner after his former team announced last Friday it would be parting company with the Japanese marque at the end of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Honda ‘hoping’ for points as McLaren split beckons

“Hopefully we can provide the drivers with a good package so they can be in the hunt for much-needed points.”

2017-06-09-15-23-28_2102While speculation continues to mount on the impending McLaren-Honda divorce, Yusuke Hasegawa sees the Singapore Grand Prix as a pivotal opportunity for points before the end of the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

Alonso: McLaren has ‘real chance’ at Singapore

“Singapore is one of the circuits on the calendar that suits our package and gives us a real chance for a more positive result.”

2017-06-09_475Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda must target points at the Singapore Grand Prix as it is expected to play to the strengths of the MCL32 package after a frustrating two races in Belgium and Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

McLaren Honda and Hookit sign long-term partnership for social and digital media measurement and valuation

Hookit will measure, value and help optimise the ROI the team drives for its sponsor-partners 

06 - McLaren Honda Formula 1 TeamMcLaren Honda is pleased to announce a long-term partnership with Hookit, a leading digital analytics and valuation platform in sports marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 23

McLaren Honda confirms Stoffel Vandoorne will race for the team in 2018 as planned

McLaren Honda is pleased to confirm that Stoffel Vandoorne will continue to race for the team in 2018 as planned

06 - McLaren Honda Formula 1 TeamWhen we announced at the end of 2016 that Stoffel would be a McLaren Honda race driver for 2017, we indicated that our plan was that he’d race for us for a number of years Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 23

‘Fitting tribute’ set to celebrate Bruce McLaren legacy

Boullier hints it will be ‘a fitting tribute’ to the founder’s legacy

2017-06-11_1205“Bruce would have celebrated his 80th birthday on 30th August, so on Sunday we’ll be honouring his incredible legacy with a fitting tribute.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 21

Mercedes unwilling to ‘interfere’ in McLaren-Honda relationship

“This is not our priority at the moment. First we would like to see Honda and McLaren sorting out their relationship.”

2017-06-09-09-06-51_0036Toto Wolff says that Mercedes is unwilling to “interfere” in McLaren-Honda’s current relationship amid speculation that it could be set to power the British team from 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 09

D-Day looms for Alonso and McLaren

Alonso joined McLaren in 2015 excited by the Honda partnership

2017-06-08_0308Fernando Alonso has given McLaren-Honda a timeframe of less than three months to return to its winning ways before he considers recommitting to the Woking outfit.

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Jun 08

McLaren has ‘serious concerns’ over ‘lost’ Honda

“Honda’s working very hard but they seem a bit lost” – Brown

McLaren has ‘serious concerns’ over ‘lost’ HondaMcLaren chief Zak Brown says Honda’s decision not to introduce an engine upgrade for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix came as a late surprise which could lead to its partnership deteriorating even further. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 09

Alonso: Reliability the only focus for McLaren-Honda

“After a run of difficult races for us, I’m not sure what we can expect from this weekend” – Alonso

Alonso: Reliability the only focus for McLaren-HondaFernando Alonso says he can’t approach his home Formula 1 race with any particular goal until McLaren-Honda solves its unreliability woes over a race distance. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 26

Win a set of wheel nuts from the MP4-30

Round four at the fourth F1 Russian Grand Prix

20170326-071This week sees the team travel to the Sochi circuit, located in the Black Sea resort of the same name. The venue blurs the boundaries between street circuit and permanent racetrack, having been designed into the blueprint for Sochi’s Olympic Park, using the roads constructed for the Black Sea resort’s hosting of the 2014 Winter Games.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 25

Michael Collier joins McLaren Applied Technologies to establish McLaren Human Performance Centre of Excellence

The Centre will be the first of its kind for the global sports and technology brand

2017-04-25 - Michael Collier joins McLaren Applied Technologies to establish McLaren Human Performance Centre of ExcellenceMichael Collier has been appointed by McLaren Applied Technologies, the innovative technology company, to establish the McLaren Human Performance Centre of Excellence.  Read the rest of this entry »

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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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Apr 14

Jenson Button to race at Monaco for McLaren-Honda

Fernando will return to Formula 1 duties from the Canadian Grand Prix onwards

2016-06-10_0070McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce that its race drivers for the 2017 Monaco Grand Prix will be Stoffel Vandoorne and Jenson Button.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 01

Alonso: F1 back to where it should be

“The cars are definitely tougher to drive”

20170326-056Despite his frustrations at McLaren-Honda, Fernando Alonso has hailed the new era of Formula 1 and feels it is returning towards being the pinnacle of motorsport with the faster and trickier cars. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 31

McLaren-Honda announces Star Sports India as Corporate Partner

Star Sports India has today been unveiled as a Corporate Partner of McLaren-Honda

2017-03-31 - McLaren-Honda announces Star Sports India as Corporate PartnerStar Sports India has today been unveiled as a Corporate Partner of McLaren-Honda as part of an agreement that will include the production of exclusive viewer content and fan competitions.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 25

McLaren-Honda teams up with Logitech as Official Technology Peripherals Partner

Logitech is one of the world’s most popular consumer electronics brands

20170325-028McLaren-Honda is pleased to announce a new multi-year agreement with Logitech, the global consumer technology brand, who becomes Official Technology Peripherals Partner. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 21

Norton Rose Fulbright and McLaren-Honda continue unique global partnership

This is the only partnership between a global law firm and a Formula 1 team in the world today

2017-03-21 - Norton Rose Fulbright and McLaren-Honda continue unique global partnershipGlobal law firm Norton Rose Fulbright is delighted to announce the continuation of its successful global partnership with McLaren-Honda for a further two years.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 09

Big decisions have to be made at the top – Alonso

All I can do is to do my job the best I can
Big decisions have to be made at the top – AlonsoFernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda will not be heading to the Australian Grand Prix in the ‘best possible conditions’ unless ‘big decisions’ are made at the top to turn fortunes around at the embattled team. Read the rest of this entry »
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Feb 24

New Era becomes Official Headwear Partner of Mclaren-Honda

As part of a three-year deal

2017-02-24 - New Era becomes Official Headwear Partner of Mclaren-Honda 1 McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce a new global partnership with New Era, which sees the company becoming the official authentic headwear provider of the Formula 1 team.  Read the rest of this entry »

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