McLaren articles on F1 Fanatic archive

McLaren cut short Thursday test after seven laps 26th February 2015, 14:06

McLaren’s difficult pre-season preparations continued on the first day of the final test as another technical problem halted their running after just seven laps.

Alonso to miss final test after leaving hospital 25th February 2015, 13:50

Fernando Alonso will not participate in the final pre-season test following his crash on Sunday, McLaren has confirmed.

Alonso’s crash not caused by car fault – McLaren 23rd February 2015, 15:31

McLaren has asserted that Fernando Alonso’s crash during yesterday’s test session at the Circuit de Catalunya was not caused by a car failure.

Alonso to stay in hospital overnight after suffering concussion in testing crash 22nd February 2015, 19:01

Fernando Alonso will spend the night in hospital following his testing accident today as a precaution, McLaren has confirmed.

McLaren suffer repeat of MGU-K failure with new part 21st February 2015, 20:03

The revised MGU-K seal McLaren introduced at today’s test suffered a repeat failure, the team has confirmed.

Alonso and McLaren face limited running on Friday 19th February 2015, 18:45

A shortage of new parts means McLaren expect to face a repeat of today’s problem in the second day of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya tomorrow.

Fault ends McLaren’s fifth test day after 21 laps

McLaren’s participation in the fifth day of F1 testing at the Circuit de Catalunya came to an end within four hours due to a technical problem.

Alonso impressed by Honda’s “scientific approach” 11th February 2015, 10:24

Fernando Alonso says he found Honda a very different proposition compared to other Formula One teams after joining McLaren from Ferrari.

We won’t win in Australia but we’ll improve – Button 10th February 2015, 17:04

Jenson Button doubts the new McLaren-Honda will finish on the podium on its debut at Melbourne next month but expects progress throughout the year.

Boullier relieved “very extreme” McLaren has run 4th February 2015, 12:09

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier is pleased the team’s radical car has achieved some running but admits their limited mileage will make it harder to catch their rivals.