McLaren

McLaren Renault fastest top speed but Mercedes still cruising

After two days of Formula 1 preseason testing, Renault are leading in the top speed stakes as Lando Norris recorded the top speed in the McLaren of 337 kph but it is pretty obvious that Ferrari and Mercedes, in particular, are yet to unleash their best.Top SpeedsIn a report published on the official...

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1 hour ago, Grand Prix 247, Mercedes, McLaren, Renault

Norris: McLaren ‘knows what the problems might be’ on new car | 2019 F1 season

Lando Norris says McLaren has an idea what problems it may encounter with its new 2019 car, which is aerodynamically different to its troubled predecessor.

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2 hours ago, F1 Fanatic, McLaren

Latest Honda engine developed from McLaren-era concept | 2019 F1 season

The Honda power unit Red Bull is using for the first time in 2019 is a development of a concept introduced during the manufacturer's final season supplying McLaren.

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6 hours ago, F1 Fanatic, McLaren

Ferrari and McLaren at the top again on day two | 2019 F1 season

There was a familiar look to the top three at the end of the second day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya as Ferrari, McLaren and Haas led the way.

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6 hours ago, F1 Fanatic, Ferrari, McLaren

Sainz: McLaren should be "proud" of first test day

Sainz: McLaren should be "proud" of first test day

Former Renault and Toro Rosso driver Sainz set the second-fastest time on Monday on the C3 tyre, eclipsing Haas man Romain Grosjean as Sebastian Vettel's nearest challenger.The Spaniard also completed 119 laps, the third-most of any driver, despite suffering a delay when his car lost drive at the exit...

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1 day ago, Motorsport.com, McLaren

McLaren 'has to be happy' with start to F1 testing - Sainz

New McLaren signing Carlos Sainz Jr says the team has to be "proud" and "happy" after it began Formula 1 testing at Barcelona with second fastest time on day one

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1 day ago, Autosport, McLaren

Chandhok: I sense a very different McLaren these days

Karun Chandhok has made a welcome return to Sky F1 as a pundit, his insight and depth of knowledge coupled to unbridled enthusiasm for the sport make him highly quotable and a pleasure to listen to.Along with Sky F1 colleagues, Chandhok did an excellent job keeping us viewers on F1TV Pro informed. Eight...

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1 day ago, Grand Prix 247, McLaren

Ferrari leads McLaren on first day of testing in Spain | 2019 F1 season

Sebastian Vettel led the first day of testing for the 2019 F1 season for Ferrari ahead of McLaren's Carlos Sainz Jnr.

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1 day ago, F1 Fanatic, Ferrari, McLaren

McLaren hired Seidl to avoid distractions from F1 – Brown | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: McLaren brought Seidl in to ensure total focus on F1 - Brown • Ferrari and Renault have first runs • Injured Ferrari mechanic returns

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1 day ago, F1 Fanatic, McLaren

McLaren trusts 'honest' Renault over Formula 1 engine progress

McLaren CEO Zak Brown says his team is taking Formula 1 engine supplier Renault's positivity at face value because it was "very honest" in its communications last year

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3 days ago, Autosport, McLaren, Renault

McLaren boosted by Renault's "different" 2019 engine talk

McLaren boosted by Renault's "different" 2019 engine talk

Renault had lagged behind the benchmark Mercedes and Ferrari power units during the hybrid era, but recently boasted of significant gains with its engine ahead of the 2019 season – a claim the works team's new signing Daniel Ricciardo has attested to being backed up by numbers.McLaren, which linked up...

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3 days ago, Motorsport.com, McLaren, Renault

Tech verdict: Take a close-up look at McLaren’s 2019 F1 car

Tech verdict: Take a close-up look at McLaren’s 2019 F1 car

The team finished sixth in the constructors’ championship in 2018, and will be bidding to improve on a disappointing first campaign with Renault engines in which its MCL33 failed to live up to expectations.First impressions of McLaren's challenger suggest some of the previous car's hallmarks have been...

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4 days ago, Motorsport.com, McLaren

Alonso among McLaren’s options for a reserve driver | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Alonso among McLaren's options for a reserve driver • Malaysian PM wants F1 back • 2021 opportunity for Racing Point - Stroll

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4 days ago, F1 Fanatic, McLaren

Video: Take an up-close look at McLaren's MCL34 2019 F1 car

McLaren took the covers off its 2019 Formula 1 car on Thursday afternoon, and Autosport was on hand to take a closer look at the MCL34

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5 days ago, Autosport, McLaren

F1 Technical Analysis: McLaren’s new MCL34

Formula 1 Technical Analysis: McLaren have become the latest Formula 1 team to launch their full Formula 1 2019-spec car ahead of the quickly approaching first pre-season test in Barcelona. Whilst the livery has impressed many fans of McLaren and Formula 1, their are some significant aerodynamic developments...

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5 days ago, F1 Hub, McLaren

McLaren can call on Alonso or others if they need a reserve

McLaren indicated on Thursday that retired double Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso could stand in as a reserve driver for the team if needed this season, but at the same time admitted that they have other options too.The former champions have a new driver lineup this season, with 19-year-old...

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5 days ago, Grand Prix 247, McLaren

Starting a fightback? McLaren F1 unveil the MCL34

Starting a fightback? McLaren F1 unveil the MCL34

McLaren’s bid to make their way to the front of the Formula One grid commences with the launch of their 2019 car, the McLaren Renault MCL34. In a launch event at their Woking headquarters, McLaren took the covers off a 2019-spec car, complete with an evolved livery for this season. Carrying on...

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5 days ago, James Allen on F1, McLaren

Lando Norris: McLaren driver says he won't be seduced by glamour of F1

Rookie driver Lando Norris says he won't be seduced by the party lifestyle of Formula 1 as he prepares for his first season with McLaren.

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5 days ago, BBC Sport, McLaren

A lot of people at McLaren relying on Norris and Sainz

Carlos Sainz got into Valentine’s Day spirit by declaring ‘love at first sight’ on Thursday as McLaren showed off their 2019 Formula 1 car and driver line-up ahead of the new season with expectations high.The blue and papaya orange MCL34 car was unveiled by 34 team employees at the...

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5 days ago, Grand Prix 247, McLaren

Sainz says "good surprise" from Renault would boost McLaren

Sainz says "good surprise" from Renault would boost McLaren

Renault has talked up the progress it has made with its 2019 powerunit, with the company's F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul saying it had found "significant" power gains over the winter.While Sainz is not getting too carried by the positive early talk yet, he says that the benefits to his own team...

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5 days ago, Motorsport.com, McLaren, Renault

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