McLaren articles on F1 Fanatic archive

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.

McLaren ‘could be best of the rest’ – Boullier 9th April 2014, 12:25

Eric Boullier says McLaren can emerge as the closest challenger to Mercedes.

McLaren consider legal action in Red Bull row

McLaren are considering legal action following Red Bull’s announcement that Dan Fallows will continue to work for them.

F1 “every bit as good as ever” – Button 6th April 2014, 19:33

Jenson Button said the Bahrain Grand Prix showed Formula One is just as good as it’s always been under the new regulations.

McLaren aim to close gap to rivals by Spanish GP 19th March 2014, 16:08

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.

Boullier praises “faultless” Magnussen’s rookie drive 16th March 2014, 13:46

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”.

Debut podium “feels like a win” – Magnussen

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.