Fernando Alonso’s return to McLaren has been rumoured for some time but the two split on such bad terms seven years ago it’s still a surprising development.
Fernando Alonso’s sensational return to McLaren for the 2015 season has been officially confirmed by the team.
Testing Honda’s new F1 engine before the end of the year was vital for McLaren, says racing director Eric Boullier, and its first run went “very, very well”.
Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen are all candidates for a place at McLaren in 2015. Who should get the seats?
Honda has revealed the first image of the power unit which it will use in its return to Formula One with McLaren next year.
Jenson Button says it’s easier to carry more speed into Parabolica now that the run-off area is more forgiving.
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier said the progress made by the team in the Austrian Grand Prix was the first reflection of the changes made at the team over the winter.
Jenson Button says he and McLaren need to address their lack of competitiveness before turning their attention to extending his contract to drive for them.
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says Kevin Magnussen is experiencing the normal difficulties new drivers have when they step up from one-make series to Formula One.
Jenson Button said a gamble on his second pit stop spoiled his race after finishing out of the points in Spain.
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says Kevin Magnussen is going through the same learning process other rookie drivers he has worked with went through.
Ahead of the twentieth anniversary of Ayrton Senna’s death, Ron Dennis gave a candid account of the most famous driver who ever sat in one of his cars.
Eric Boullier says McLaren can emerge as the closest challenger to Mercedes.
McLaren are considering legal action following Red Bull’s announcement that Dan Fallows will continue to work for them.
Jenson Button said the Bahrain Grand Prix showed Formula One is just as good as it’s always been under the new regulations.
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says they aim to cut the performance deficit to their rivals by the fifth round of the season in Spain in May.
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier described Kevin Magnussen’s drive in the Australian Grand Prix as “one of the finest performances by a Formula One rookie in living memory”.
Kevin Magnussen said he was thrilled to finish on the podium in his first race for McLaren – and give the team its first top-three finish since 2012.
Jenson Button said McLaren’s third and fourth place finish in the Australian Grand Prix was better than they expected heading into the race.
Sebastian Vettel and Kevin Magnussen have been cleared of failing to slow sufficiently for yellow flags during qualifying.