Tag Archive: Ron Dennis

May 23

McLaren will be team to defeat Mercedes – Dennis

Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button have repeatedly stated the chassis is as competitive as the front runners

Ron Dennis says McLaren will be the team to halt Mercedes’ dominance in F1, suggesting the forthcoming change in technical regulations will be its opportunity to claw back ground.

Mar 11

McLaren announces renewed partnership with Johnnie Walker

Diageo’s world-famous scotch whisky brand has been a partner of McLaren since 2005 

2016-03-11 - McLaren announces renewed partnership with Johnnie Walker McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce a multi-year extension of its prestigious and long-standing partnership with Johnnie Walker.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

McLaren-Honda reveals its brand-new F1 car for 2016

The striking and innovative MP4-31 chassis integrates the new Honda RA616H power unit, developed exclusively for the team

2016-02-21 - McLaren-Honda MP4-31 01 McLaren-Honda today reveals its brand-new Formula 1 challenger, the MP4-31, ahead of the first all-team test, which will begin in Barcelona tomorrow.

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Feb 19

McLaren-Honda announces new 10-year partnership with Richard Mille

McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce a new long-term partnership with luxury watchmaking brand Richard Mille

2016-02-19 - McLaren-Honda announces new 10-year partnership with Richard Mille It is a perfectly balanced partnership: both brands share a passion for modern technology, cutting-edge design and precision engineering.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 08

McLaren’s Tyler Alexander passes away

“Quite simply, Tyler lived and breathed McLaren”

McLaren's Tyler Alexander passes awayMcLaren chief Ron Dennis has led the tributes for Tyler Alexander after he passed away at the age of 75, as confirmed by the Woking-based squad. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 20

Dennis: McLaren has right people now to do job

Ron Dennis says he is convinced McLaren now has “right people to do the job”

Dennis: McLaren has right people now to do jobRon Dennis: I have the firm belief that we have one of the best teams of people that we’ve had for a long time – our engineering group is highly motivated and focused…

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Dec 14

Dennis retains ‘robust’ attitude on McLaren sponsor ‘rate card’

“Do I lose sleep over sponsors? No I don’t. We’re strong, very strong, financially”

2015-10-23_39346 Ron Dennis says he won’t reduce his ‘rate card’ at McLaren to provide prospective sponsors greater team presence than they can offer financially. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 22

Kvyat: I’ve just got to keep doing my job…

“As long as I perform, then I’m not concerned at all”
2015-06-06_1691 Daniil Kvyat remains confident of keeping his seat at Red Bull Racing once the uncertainty over the team’s F1 engine supply is resolved for 2016.

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Oct 01

McLaren-Honda confirms Jenson Button for 2016

McLaren-Honda is happy to confirm that Jenson Button will race for the team in 2016

2015-10-01 - McLaren-Honda confirms Jenson Button for 2016Ron Dennis (Chairman & Chief Executive Officer) said: “Jenson and I have been discussing his plans in private for the past few weeks, and the fact that our talks have led to today’s announcement is very pleasing to both of us and will delight and motivate all at McLaren-Honda. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

McLaren still believe in ‘acute pain’ for long-term gain

Ron Dennis: The very acute pain we have inflicted on ourselves is the fastest way to get back to where we need to get to…

2015-06-05_1160 Ron Dennis says he remains certain McLaren’s decision to go into collaboration with Honda will be the best thing for team in the long run, accepting the ‘acute pain’ it is suffering now is symptomatic of the strides it is trying to make. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

McLaren Applied Technologies partners with the University of Oxford to optimise patient care

The agreement, which was signed today at McLaren’s headquarters in Woking, will focus on three core areas

McLaren Applied Technologies logo McLaren Applied Technologies and the University of Oxford have announced a new partnership that aims to improve the efficiency of patient care and optimise the treatment journey for serious conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

ExxonMobil expands relationship with McLaren-Honda to showcase fuels contribution in 2015

ExxonMobil is expanding its technology partnership with the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team

05 - McLaren HondaCompany adds its Esso, Exxon and Mobil retail fuels brands to its sponsorship of the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team Agreement reflects growing importance of fuel technology in race performance ExxonMobil has partnered with McLaren for more than two decades. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

McLaren-Honda begins new era with MP4-30 (+photos, + video)

MP4-30 – new technical DNA in the mix

2015-01-29 - McLaren Honda - 01 - MP4-30 - Side OnMcLaren-Honda – the name evokes stirring memories of the past; of Ayrton Senna battling Alain Prost for supremacy; of classic red and white machines dominating for season upon season; of an iconic team writing one of the defining chapters in the motor racing history books.

Jan 20

CNN International and McLaren Technology Group enter multi-year partnership ahead of 2015 Formula 1 season

“There is an inherent symmetry between McLaren and CNN that makes us perfectly attuned for partnership” – Ron Dennis

 

McLaren Honda logoCNN International, the world’s leader in international news, and McLaren Technology Group announced today that CNN is confirmed as a new McLaren-Honda partner for the 2015 Formula 1 season and beyond. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 13

McLaren Group becomes McLaren Technology Group

We are pleased to announce that the McLaren Group has changed its name to the McLaren Technology Group.

McLaren Technology Group logo The change represents an ongoing shift at McLaren, as we increasingly develop into a diversified high-technology company, applying our unique innovation and technology to industries such as oil and gas, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, aviation and financial services. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

McLaren-Honda prepares for 2015: laying the foundations for future domination

McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce its new driver line-up for 2015

2014-12-11 - McLaren HondaFernando Alonso and Jenson Button. Kevin Magnussen will remain an important part of the team, as test and reserve driver.

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Nov 26

Honda will be ‘strong’ despite troubled start – Dennis

Ron Dennis has played down suggestions Honda’s 2015 engine programme is running behind schedule.

2014-01-16_0495After a recent filming day at Silverstone, the interim Honda-powered McLaren had its first true test day in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. With young tester Stoffel Vandoorne at the wheel, the day’s programme did not go to plan. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 25

Driver reunion could make McLaren stronger – Dennis

Even Ron Dennis is now beginning to hint that Fernando Alonso is set to return to McLaren.

2012-11-18_0013 In late 2007, when the Spaniard left Woking amid acrimony and the ‘spygate’ furore, a reunion with Dennis even years later appeared impossible. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 24

Former Spanish King says Alonso ‘going to McLaren’

“It will not be a surprise” – Alonso 

2014-06-07_0254 Fernando Alonso completed his Ferrari career on Sunday still refusing to confirm widespread speculation his next move is to McLaren-Honda. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Magnussen can be Danish ‘sporting legend’ – Dennis

A new name “might” have leapt into contention to become Fernando Alonso’s teammate at McLaren-Honda next year.

2014-06-07_1055 Former team driver Martin Brundle on Saturday told McLaren supremo Ron Dennis that everyone in the paddock knows Alonso has now inked a deal for 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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