McLaren articles on F1 Fanatic archive

First McLaren-Honda test “went very well” – Boullier 25th November 2014, 9:46

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”.

Button, Alonso, Magnussen: Who should McLaren run? 12th November 2014, 11:45

Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen are all candidates for a place at McLaren in 2015. Who should get the seats?

Honda reveals 2015 F1 power unit 1st October 2014, 9:35

Honda has revealed the first image of the power unit which it will use in its return to Formula One with McLaren next year.

Easier to go quicker at Parabolica now – Button 5th September 2014, 19:08

Jenson Button says it’s easier to carry more speed into Parabolica now that the run-off area is more forgiving.

Boullier sees first McLaren gains in Austria 25th June 2014, 14:41

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.

Fixing problems takes priority over contract – Button 5th June 2014, 16:39

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.

Magnussen “facing rookie syndrome” – Boullier 28th May 2014, 16:09

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.

Gamble on second pit stop spoiled race – Button 11th May 2014, 17:00

Jenson Button said a gamble on his second pit stop spoiled his race after finishing out of the points in Spain.

Boullier using Grosjean experience to help Magnussen 23rd April 2014, 11:43

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says Kevin Magnussen is going through the same learning process other rookie drivers he has worked with went through.

“It was hard to distinguish one bit of awesome from another”: Ron Dennis on Ayrton Senna 17th April 2014, 13:53

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.