Tag Archives: McLaren

Alonso to race at Indy500, will miss Monaco F1 GP

After an absence of 38 years, McLaren is to return to the Indianapolis 500 next month, using Honda engines. On May 28th 2017 McLaren will enter a single car in the 101st Indianapolis 500, powered by Honda. The car will be run by the Andretti Autosport team, headed by founder, owner and Chief Executive Officer Michael Andretti, a former… Read More »

McLaren-Honda announces Star Sports India as corporate partner

Star 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. Already a broadcasting innovator, Star Sports India has transformed sports coverage in its native country. The country’s leading sports network, Star Sports India engages audiences… Read More »

McLaren ropes in Zac Brown

Woking, 21 Nov 2016: McLaren Technology Group announced on Monday that Zak Brown has accepted the position of Executive Director, McLaren Technology Group, commencing on a soon-to-be-finalised date next month. “In this senior role, Zak’s appointment will be a significant part of a restructuring programme that will align the Group’s commercial and strategic operations relating… Read More »

The McLaren story for the Spa-Francorchamps after summer break!

2014 Belgian Grand Prix – A preview from the McLaren team: #BelgianGP #McLarenLIVE Formula 1 returns to action this weekend at one of the world’s most challenging circuits. Spa-Francorchamps, situated deep in Belgium’s Ardennes forest, is the ultimate high-speed test of man and machine; it’s one of the highlights of the season. Spa-Francorchamps facts &… Read More »

Monisha raises voice where other teams fail to talk about FIA’s eye wash of cost-cutting measures

TEAM REPRESENTATIVES – Eric BOULLIER (McLaren), Monisha KALTENBORN (Sauber), Franz TOST (Toro Rosso), Toto WOLFF (Mercedes), Christian HORNER (Red Bull Racing), Marco MATTIACCI (Ferrari) PRESS CONFERENCE The World Motor Sport Council meets next week, it’s the deadline for regulations for 2015. In yesterday’s press conference with the drivers  they all said that cost control was the… Read More »

It’s my home race and the most-challenging to win: Nico Rosberg

Monaco, 21 May 2014: DRIVERS – Jules BIANCHI (Marussia), Jean-Eric VERGNE (Toro Rosso), Valtteri BOTTAS (Williams), Romain GROSJEAN (Lotus), Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes), Kimi RAIKKONEN (Ferrari) PRESS CONFERENCE Jules, can I start with you? Obviously it’s been quite a tough start to the season for you. What do you put that down to? Is it adapting to… Read More »

Juncadella tests new compounds for Force India despite off-track excursions

Barcelona, 14 May 2014: The second in-season test of the year took place after the Spanish Grand Prix, working on testing structures and compounds for 2015. Sauber and Toro Rosso tested on the first day, with Force India and McLaren taking over throughout day two. With the first day mostly wet, just the new intermediate compounds… Read More »

We may not be favourites for this race, but it’s different for title-race: Vettel

Melbourne, 13 March 2014: The New season begins with the first FIA Press Conference on Thursday ahead of the Australian Grand Prix Formula One World Championship first race on Sunday. Transcript from FIA: DRIVERS – Felipe MASSA (Williams), Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing), Kevin MAGNUSSEN (McLaren), Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes), Sebastian VETTEL (Red Bull Racing), Fernando… Read More »