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  1. Thursday 27 August 2015

  2. Alonso expects 'completely different' second half 17:59

    Alonso expects 'completely different' second half

    Fernando Alonso is predicting a "completely different" performance from McLaren-Honda over the second half of the season, as the partnership continues to push…

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  3. Sunday 23 August 2015

  4. Alonso disappointed by 'painful' weekend 16:49

    Alonso disappointed by 'painful' weekend

    Fernando Alonso says that McLaren's performance at the Belgian Grand Prix was "painful" as he could manage only 13th position in the Honda-powered…

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  5. Saturday 22 August 2015

  6. Button says he equalled 2012 pole lap 16:11

    Button says he equalled 2012 pole lap

    Jenson Button believes that he matched his pole position lap from 2012 during Saturday's qualifying session for the Belgian Grand Prix. Button and team-mate…

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  7. McLaren gets 105-place drop for engine changes 12:26

    McLaren gets 105-place drop for engine changes

    McLaren-Honda has made further changes to engine elements in Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso's cars for the rest of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, which will…

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  8. Friday 21 August 2015

  9. Hefty initial grid drops for McLaren pair 14:42

    Hefty initial grid drops for McLaren pair

    McLaren pair Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso are set to start from the back of the grid at the Belgian Grand Prix after Honda elected to fit several new parts…

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  10. Tuesday 18 August 2015

  11. Alonso expects progress to be hidden 10:51

    Alonso expects progress to be hidden

    Fernando Alonso says he expects McLaren-Honda's progress to be hidden at the upcoming Belgian and Italian Grands Prix, given the characteristics of both…

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  12. Thursday 13 August 2015

  13. Mid-season review: McLaren-Honda's tough start 09:16

    Mid-season review: McLaren-Honda's tough start

    In the latest part of GPUpdate.net's team-by-team mid-season review series, we take a look at the renewed McLaren-Honda partnership and World Champion duo…

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  14. Wednesday 5 August 2015

  15. Alonso praises 'beautifully balanced' MP4-30 09:43

    Alonso praises 'beautifully balanced' MP4-30

    Fernando Alonso has described the McLaren MP4-30 as a "beautifully balanced" chassis, again suggesting that only Honda's power unit is holding the team…

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  16. Friday 31 July 2015

  17. Alonso tempted by other categories 07:54

    Alonso tempted by other categories

    McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso has admitted that he is tempted by a switch to other categories in the future, claiming Formula 1 "is not as exciting" as…

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  18. Sunday 26 July 2015

  19. Alonso: Fifth place 'a nice little present' 18:31

    Alonso: Fifth place 'a nice little present'

    Fernando Alonso has described his top five finish at the Hungarian Grand Prix as "a nice little present" for the McLaren-Honda partnership. Alonso and…

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  20. Saturday 25 July 2015

  21. Alonso questions 'strange' Formula 1 rules 15:39

    Alonso questions 'strange' Formula 1 rules

    Fernando Alonso has questioned the "strange" rule that prevented him from re-joining the track after stopping during Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying. Alonso…

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  22. Friday 24 July 2015

  23. McLaren pair upbeat over progress 18:25

    McLaren pair upbeat over progress

    McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button expressed positivity over the pace and feel of the MP4-30 during free practice for this weekend's Hungarian…

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  24. Thursday 16 July 2015

  25. 05:20

    Video of the Day: Alonso goes karting

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  26. Tuesday 14 July 2015

  27. Magnussen learning from Alonso, Button 08:11

    Magnussen learning from Alonso, Button

    Kevin Magnussen says he is learning "a huge amount" from World Champion pairing Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button during his time as McLaren's reserve…

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  28. Saturday 11 July 2015

  29. 05:06

    Video of the Day: Alonso in the simulator

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  30. Sunday 5 July 2015

  31. Alonso blasts first-lap driving standards 17:44

    Alonso blasts first-lap driving standards

    McLaren-Honda's Fernando Alonso hit out at driving standards after the first-lap incident which saw three cars retire from the race. Lotus driver Romain…

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  32. Saturday 4 July 2015

  33. McLaren reprimanded for tyre breach 17:33

    McLaren reprimanded for tyre breach

    McLaren has been reprimanded by the stewards after it fitted Fernando Alonso's car with a tyre outside his allocation during British Grand Prix…

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  34. Friday 3 July 2015

  35. Alonso braced for Q1 elimination 20:48

    Alonso braced for Q1 elimination

    McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso fears that it will be difficult to progress from the first phase of qualifying for the British Grand Prix. Alonso and…

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  36. Tuesday 30 June 2015

  37. Alonso could face further engine penalties 14:51

    Alonso could face further engine penalties

    McLaren's Fernando Alonso could face further engine penalties at this weekend's British Grand Prix, with Honda investigating the extent of the damage to his…

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  38. Friday 26 June 2015

  39. Feature: Austrian GP's key questions 07:37

    Feature: Austrian GP's key questions

    In the run up to the Austrian Grand Prix, GPUpdate.net posed five key questions and pondered the outcomes. With the weekend's action and post-race test done and…

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  40. Wednesday 24 June 2015

  41. Alonso encouraged by McLaren test mileage 17:59

    Alonso encouraged by McLaren test mileage

    Fernando Alonso expressed his satisfaction as McLaren-Honda made up for a disastrous Austrian Grand Prix with a much smoother test. After recording another…

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  42. Sunday 21 June 2015

  43. Räikkönen, Alonso describe collision 16:12

    Räikkönen, Alonso describe collision

    Kimi Räikkönen and Fernando Alonso escaped unharmed from a dramatic collision on the opening lap of Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix. Ferrari driver…

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  44. 15:46

    Video: Räikkönen, Alonso clash on first lap

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  45. Friday 19 June 2015

  46. Button anticipating Austria grid penalty 17:39

    Button anticipating Austria grid penalty

    McLaren driver Jenson Button says it is 'likely' that he will be handed a grid penalty due to taking further new engine parts at the Austrian Grand…

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  47. Alonso facing 20-place grid penalty 11:27

    Alonso facing 20-place grid penalty

    Fernando Alonso is facing a 20-place grid penalty at this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix, after exceeding his engine allowance with three new…

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  48. Wednesday 17 June 2015

  49. 15:22

    Video: Alonso's museum preview

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  50. Tuesday 16 June 2015

  51. 10:12

    Video: Alonso vs Schumacher at Imola

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  52. Tuesday 9 June 2015

  53. Boullier praises McLaren drivers' attitude 09:03

    Boullier praises McLaren drivers' attitude

    Eric Boullier has heaped praise on McLaren-Honda drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button for the attitude they have both displayed so far this season. The…

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  54. Monday 8 June 2015

  55. 01:24

    Video of the Day: Alonso's radio message

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  56. Sunday 7 June 2015

  57. Alonso explains 'amateur' radio rant 22:13

    Alonso explains 'amateur' radio rant

    Fernando Alonso has played down his heated radio exchange during the Canadian Grand Prix, describing it as a "disagreement". Having been told to save fuel…

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  58. Saturday 6 June 2015

  59. Alonso: McLaren has to be clever for points 22:24

    Alonso: McLaren has to be clever for points

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren will have to be clever if he is to score his first points of the season at the Canadian Grand Prix. Alonso hasn't claimed a top…

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  60. Friday 5 June 2015

  61. Alonso: Difficult to gain positions 23:47

    Alonso: Difficult to gain positions

    Fernando Alonso says that McLaren needs to take a step forwards in terms of position at the Canadian Grand Prix but concedes that the characteristics of the…

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  62. Monday 1 June 2015

  63. Alonso eager for trouble-free weekend 13:36

    Alonso eager for trouble-free weekend

    McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso has set his sights on a "trouble-free" Canadian Grand Prix, after experiencing a string of technical issues at recent…

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  64. Sunday 31 May 2015

  65. Feature: McLaren's impending driver problem 10:14

    Feature: McLaren's impending driver problem

    McLaren has several pressing issues to deal with as 2015 enters its central phase. GPUpdate.net explains why it is not only the chassis and engine which the…

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  66. Sunday 24 May 2015

  67. Button says points a 'hugely positive step' 17:40

    Button says points a 'hugely positive step'

    Jenson Button says scoring points in the Monaco Grand Prix marks a "hugely positive step" for the renewed McLaren-Honda partnership. Button progressed from…

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  68. Wednesday 20 May 2015

  69. Alonso queries Formula 1's direction 19:01

    Alonso queries Formula 1's direction

    Fernando Alonso has questioned the direction which Formula 1 has taken across recent years, after it was announced last week that the sport is set to return to…

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  70. Monday 18 May 2015

  71. Alonso: McLaren pushing for Monaco points 12:34

    Alonso: McLaren pushing for Monaco points

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren will be pushing to score its first points of 2015 at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. McLaren has endured a troublesome start…

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  72. Tuesday 12 May 2015

  73. 05:04

    Video of the Day: Alonso, Button on MP4/4

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  74. Monday 11 May 2015

  75. 14:51

    Video: Alonso retires after pit drama

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  76. Visor tear-off caused Alonso's retirement 14:47

    Visor tear-off caused Alonso's retirement

    Fernando Alonso's retirement from the Spanish Grand Prix appears to have been caused by a tear-off visor strip blocking one of his rear brakes. Alonso, who…

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  77. Saturday 9 May 2015

  78. Alonso confident of fighting for points 16:55

    Alonso confident of fighting for points

    Fernando Alonso is confident that McLaren can demonstrate its improved form by fighting for points at the Spanish Grand Prix. Neither Alonso nor team-mate…

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  79. Friday 8 May 2015

  80. 14:50

    Video: Fernando Alonso's 360 spin

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  81. Thursday 7 May 2015

  82. 05:07

    Barcelona memories: Alonso's bold start

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  83. Wednesday 6 May 2015

  84. 05:16

    Barcelona Memories: Maldonado vs Alonso

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  85. Tuesday 5 May 2015

  86. Alonso aiming to continue McLaren momentum 11:24

    Alonso aiming to continue McLaren momentum

    Fernando Alonso says he is confident that McLaren can continue its momentum as he prepares to race in front of his home fans in Spain this weekend. Alonso…

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  87. Friday 1 May 2015

  88. Dennis: McLaren-Alonso tension 'ancient history' 13:51

    Dennis: McLaren-Alonso tension 'ancient history'

    Ron Dennis has made clear that Fernando Alonso is more committed than ever to his second spell with McLaren, rubbishing talk of another rift. Alonso…

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  89. Thursday 30 April 2015

  90. Piquet Jr. sympathises with Alonso 16:21

    Piquet Jr. sympathises with Alonso

    Nelson Piquet Jr. has spoken out in support of former team-mate Fernando Alonso, who is experiencing a challenging start to his second spell at…

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  91. Saturday 25 April 2015

  92. 05:16

    Video of the Day: Alonso on F1 journey

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  93. Sunday 19 April 2015

  94. Alonso encouraged after achieving objective 21:20

    Alonso encouraged after achieving objective

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says he was satisfied to achieve his pre-race objective by finishing the Bahrain Grand Prix, albeit again outside of the…

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  95. Saturday 18 April 2015

  96. Button senses improvement despite problems 19:42

    Button senses improvement despite problems

    Jenson Button is adamant that McLaren is making strides despite the Briton being plagued by problems so far this weekend in Bahrain. Button stopped on track…

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  97. Thursday 16 April 2015

  98. Alonso reckons Q2 possible in Bahrain 15:48

    Alonso reckons Q2 possible in Bahrain

    Fernando Alonso reckons McLaren-Honda has a realistic chance of making it through to Q2 for the first time this season at the Bahrain Grand Prix. McLaren's…

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  99. 05:12

    Sakhir memories: Hamilton hits Alonso

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  100. Sunday 12 April 2015

  101. Alonso upbeat over 'useful' race finish 12:06

    Alonso upbeat over 'useful' race finish

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso admitted his Chinese Grand Prix was challenging but says he was pleased to reach the chequered flag for the first time in…

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  102. Saturday 11 April 2015

  103. Alonso targets race finish after Q1 exit 12:00

    Alonso targets race finish after Q1 exit

    McLaren's Fernando Alonso says his main priority is to finish the Chinese Grand Prix after both he and team-mate Jenson Button were again eliminated in the…

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  104. Friday 10 April 2015

  105. McLaren encouraged by performance gains 11:57

    McLaren encouraged by performance gains

    McLaren pair Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso say they are encouraged by the step up in performance made by the squad at this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix…

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  106. Thursday 9 April 2015

  107. Alonso: Too early to judge Ferrari exit 13:50

    Alonso: Too early to judge Ferrari exit

    Fernando Alonso says it is too early to judge whether he made the wrong decision by leaving Ferrari at the end of last season, brushing aside Sebastian Vettel's…

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  108. Tuesday 7 April 2015

  109. McLaren downbeat over China prospects 11:37

    McLaren downbeat over China prospects

    Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button believe that McLaren is set to struggle at the Chinese Grand Prix, despite their confidence that the team is making…

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  110. Thursday 2 April 2015

  111. 12:47

    Video: Fernando Alonso in the gym

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  112. Tuesday 31 March 2015

  113. Feature: Malaysian GP's key questions 12:07

    Feature: Malaysian GP's key questions

    Prior to last weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, GPUpdate.net posed five key questions for the second round of the season at the Sepang circuit. Here, we analyse…

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  114. Sunday 29 March 2015

  115. McLaren drivers say pace 'a nice surprise' 13:41

    McLaren drivers say pace 'a nice surprise'

    Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button say that McLaren-Honda's raw pace during the Malaysian Grand Prix came as "a nice surprise". Although both drivers were…

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