2014 F1 season
“Eric’s appointment is an integral part of a senior management restructure within McLaren Racing,” said chairman Ron Dennis.
McLaren confirmed they also plan to appoint a new chief executive officer of McLaren Racing, who Boullier will report to.
“In due course we’ll announce the identity of McLaren Racing’s new chief executive officer” added Dennis.
Boullier, who joins the team after spending four years as Lotus’s team principal, said: “I?óÔé¼Ôäóm both eager and determined to play an active part, working alongside McLaren Racing?óÔé¼Ôäós other senior managers and directors, within a new operational structure, to bring about the changes that will deliver success.”
“I want to take this opportunity to assure the McLaren Racing workforce that I’m utterly determined to match their famous passion and commitment to win.”
No mention was made of the future destination of previous team principal Martin Whitmarsh.
2014 F1 season
- Why we hear more drivers disobeying team orders
- Ferrari engine director Marmorini leaves team
- Codemasters announce F1 2014 and earlier 2015 title
- Mercedes defend Hamilton over team orders call
- 2014 Hungarian Grand Prix team radio transcript
- 2014 Hungarian Grand Prix fans’ video gallery
- Caterham to sue former staff over “misrepresentation”
- Top ten pictures from the 2014 Hungarian Grand Prix
- How Mercedes ended up in a team orders crisis
- Former Caterham staff bringing lawsuit against team
Browse all 2014 F1 season articles
Image ?é?® Lotus/LAT