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  1. Monday 1 February 2016

  2. Arai adamant Honda will overcome issues 10:05

    Arai adamant Honda will overcome issues

    Honda motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai remains adamant that the Japanese company will overcome its engine problems in the near future, after a troubled start to…

    F1
  3. Tuesday 26 January 2016

  4. Vettel, Kvyat and Vandoorne on day two 08:45

    Vettel, Kvyat and Vandoorne on day two

    Pirelli's wet-tyre test at Paul Ricard enters its second and final day on Tuesday, with Sebastian Vettel in action for Ferrari, Daniil Kvyat taking over at Red…

    F1
  5. Monday 25 January 2016

  6. Ricciardo tops first day of wet-tyre test 15:27

    Ricciardo tops first day of wet-tyre test

    Daniel Ricciardo posted the quickest time as Red Bull, Ferrari and McLaren racked up almost 300 laps on the opening day of Pirelli's dedicated wet-tyre test at…

    F1
  7. Wednesday 20 January 2016

  8. Capito: 'Impossible' to turn down McLaren 16:20

    Capito: 'Impossible' to turn down McLaren

    Volkswagen motorsport boss Jost Capito says it was "impossible" to turn down the chance to join McLaren's Formula 1 team, but will not complete the move until a…

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  9. Tuesday 19 January 2016

  10. Watson: Podium should be McLaren's target 13:32

    Watson: Podium should be McLaren's target

    Ex-McLaren driver John Watson feels that regular Q3 appearances, top six results and a podium finish should be the team's aims for 2016, after an "embarrassing…

    F1
  11. McLaren: Calendar changes impacted work 09:19

    McLaren: Calendar changes impacted work

    McLaren Operations Director Simon Roberts says that an "incredible effort" was required over the Christmas period to meet a tighter build programme for the…

    F1
  12. Monday 18 January 2016

  13. McLaren to launch car on eve of first test 11:34

    McLaren to launch car on eve of first test

    McLaren-Honda has announced that it will launch its 2016 contender, called the MP4-31, on February 21, the eve of Formula 1's opening pre-season test session in…

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  14. Thursday 14 January 2016

  15. McLaren adds Capito to management team 13:10

    McLaren adds Capito to management team

    McLaren-Honda has confirmed the signing of Volkswagen Director of Motorsport Jost Capito as its new Chief Executive Officer, with Jonathan Neale becoming Chief…

    F1
  16. Tuesday 12 January 2016

  17. Honda boss Arai targets Q3 in 2016 14:35

    Honda boss Arai targets Q3 in 2016

    Honda motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai hopes that the company's Formula 1 operation will make sufficient progress with its power unit to enable McLaren to reach Q3…

    F1
  18. Monday 11 January 2016

  19. Vandoorne called up for Paul Ricard test 16:31

    Vandoorne called up for Paul Ricard test

    McLaren-Honda has called on the services of reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne to complete mileage during Pirelli's wet tyre test at the Paul Ricard Circuit later…

    F1
  20. Ferrari, Red Bull and McLaren at wet tyre test 11:13

    Ferrari, Red Bull and McLaren at wet tyre test

    Ferrari, Red Bull and McLaren are the only Formula 1 teams that will take part in tyre supplier Pirelli's dedicated wet test at the Paul Ricard Circuit at the…

    F1
  21. Friday 8 January 2016

  22. F1 community pays tribute to Alexander 09:07

    F1 community pays tribute to Alexander

    Formula 1 and the wider motorsport community have been paying tribute to the late Tyler Alexander – one of McLaren's founders – via social media, following…

    F1
  23. Tuesday 5 January 2016

  24. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Russell's prize McLaren test

    F1
  25. Monday 4 January 2016

  26. 12:04

    Video: Inside a current Formula 1 engine

    F1
  27. De la Rosa urges McLaren to focus on 2017 09:45

    De la Rosa urges McLaren to focus on 2017

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Pedro de la Rosa has urged McLaren-Honda to focus its efforts on the 2017 campaign, when new technical regulations are set to come into…

    F1
  28. Tuesday 29 December 2015

  29. Magnussen had been assured of 2015 seat 10:04

    Magnussen had been assured of 2015 seat

    Kevin Magnussen says he had been assured by McLaren during his rookie season that he would be driving for the squad again in 2015, prior to its decision to pair…

    F1
  30. Thursday 17 December 2015

  31. Dennis: Alonso has 'matured enormously' 10:50

    Dennis: Alonso has 'matured enormously'

    McLaren Group CEO Ron Dennis says that Fernando Alonso has "matured enormously" since his previous one-season stay at the team back in 2007. Alonso, after…

    F1
  32. 2015 review: McLaren-Honda's plight 08:42

    2015 review: McLaren-Honda's plight

    For its penultimate post-season review, GPUpdate.net looks at the troubled reunion between McLaren and Honda, which left World Champion drivers Jenson Button…

    F1
  33. Sunday 13 December 2015

  34. Button: 'Every area' needs to be improved 15:22

    Button: 'Every area' needs to be improved

    Jenson Button says "every area" of McLaren's package needs to be improved over the winter, refusing to pin the blame for its woes entirely on returning engine…

    F1
  35. Thursday 10 December 2015

  36. Button considered future amid 2015 trials 13:42

    Button considered future amid 2015 trials

    Jenson Button says he seriously considered his future in Formula 1 during McLaren-Honda's troubled 2015 campaign, as it slumped down the pecking…

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  37. Wednesday 9 December 2015

  38. McLaren renews Santander partnership 15:21

    McLaren renews Santander partnership

    McLaren-Honda has announced a five-year extension to its long-standing partnership with leading bank Santander UK, signing a new agreement until the end of…

    F1
  39. Tuesday 8 December 2015

  40. Alonso: Public criticism helped Honda 12:03

    Alonso: Public criticism helped Honda

    Fernando Alonso reckons his public criticism of McLaren engine supplier Honda, in the form of team radio outbursts, has boosted the outfit's chances for…

    F1
  41. Monday 7 December 2015

  42. Will Palmer wins McLaren Formula 1 test 11:06

    Will Palmer wins McLaren Formula 1 test

    Will Palmer will receive a Formula 1 test outing with McLaren after claiming the prestigious McLaren Autosport BRDC award during a ceremony in London on Sunday…

    F1
  43. Alonso samples Honda's MotoGP bike 09:33

    Alonso samples Honda's MotoGP bike

    Fernando Alonso was given the opportunity to test a range of racing machines during the Honda Thanks Day event last weekend, including the Japanese firm's…

    F1
  44. Saturday 5 December 2015

  45. Alonso: Podiums 'minimum' target in 2016 09:21

    Alonso: Podiums 'minimum' target in 2016

    Fernando Alonso says that scoring podiums must be the minimum target for McLaren-Honda during the second year of its partnership in 2016. McLaren reunited…

    F1
  46. Friday 4 December 2015

  47. Taupo circuit renamed to honour McLaren 07:42

    Taupo circuit renamed to honour McLaren

    New Zealand's Taupo circuit has been renamed in honour of McLaren team founder Bruce McLaren. The FIA Grade 2 track, which hosted A1GP from 2007-2009, will…

    F1
  48. Thursday 3 December 2015

  49. 09:01

    Video: McLaren presents MP4-X concept car

    F1
  50. McLaren reveals Formula 1 concept car 08:56

    McLaren reveals Formula 1 concept car

    McLaren has released rendered images and technical details of a striking Formula 1 concept car. Designed by McLaren Applied Technologies, the McLaren MP4-X…

    F1
  51. Wednesday 2 December 2015

  52. Arai sure Honda will come back stronger 11:55

    Arai sure Honda will come back stronger

    Honda Chief Officer of Motorsport Yasuhisa Arai says the Japanese manufacturer will be "stronger and better" after a difficult first season back in Formula 1…

    F1
  53. 05:23

    Video of the Day: Button's '240cm challenge'

    F1
  54. Monday 30 November 2015

  55. Dennis clarifies Alonso year-off comments 09:23

    Dennis clarifies Alonso year-off comments

    McLaren boss Ron Dennis has clarified comments he made about Fernando Alonso at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, insisting that the Spaniard will remain alongside…

    F1
  56. Sunday 29 November 2015

  57. Alonso left frustrated by 'strange' penalty 16:52

    Alonso left frustrated by 'strange' penalty

    Fernando Alonso has hit out at the stewards for handing him a "strange" drive-through penalty during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Alonso slid into Pastor…

    F1
  58. Saturday 28 November 2015

  59. Alonso surprised by sabbatical talk 17:12

    Alonso surprised by sabbatical talk

    Fernando Alonso says he was "the first to be surprised" at Ron Dennis' comments that he could take a sabbatical next year if McLaren-Honda remains…

    F1
  60. Thursday 26 November 2015

  61. Alonso says tough season 'necessary' 12:53

    Alonso says tough season 'necessary'

    Fernando Alonso says that a challenging 2015 season was "necessary" in order to put himself in a position to challenge for world titles once more. Alonso…

    F1
  62. Monday 23 November 2015

  63. Arai: McLaren-Honda 'as united as ever' 15:26

    Arai: McLaren-Honda 'as united as ever'

    Honda motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai has made clear that the Japanese brand and McLaren remain "as united as ever", despite a highly challenging start to their…

    F1
  64. Alonso: Abu Dhabi important for 2016 11:50

    Alonso: Abu Dhabi important for 2016

    Fernando Alonso says every session at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be important for McLaren-Honda, as it bids to make significant progress over the…

    F1
  65. Tuesday 17 November 2015

  66. McLaren loses Tag Heuer partnership 15:43

    McLaren loses Tag Heuer partnership

    McLaren has confirmed that its 30-year association with Swiss watch manufacturer Tag Heuer will come to an end this year, after the sponsor revealed a switch to…

    F1
  67. Monday 16 November 2015

  68. Brazilian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:42

    Brazilian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg cruised to his fifth victory of the season while Felipe Massa was excluded from his home race due to a tyre breach. GPUpdate.net presents its…

    F1
  69. Sunday 15 November 2015

  70. Alonso relieved to reach the finish 19:08

    Alonso relieved to reach the finish

    Fernando Alonso says he was relieved to reach the finish of the Brazilian Grand Prix after a succession of technical issues. Alonso, who completed just one…

    F1
  71. Alonso takes on 12th engine of season 13:06

    Alonso takes on 12th engine of season

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has moved on to his 12th Honda engine of the 2015 campaign for the Brazilian Grand Prix, following another stoppage in…

    F1
  72. Saturday 14 November 2015

  73. Alonso admits to 'a lot of frustration' 18:48

    Alonso admits to 'a lot of frustration'

    Fernando Alonso has admitted to "a lot of frustration" after a technical issue ended his Brazilian Grand Prix qualifying session. Alonso, who had reverted to…

    F1
  74. Friday 13 November 2015

  75. Alonso accepts personal improvements required 10:14

    Alonso accepts personal improvements required

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has admitted that he has not performed to his full potential in 2015 and needs to improve in 2016, when the squad hopes to be…

    F1
  76. Thursday 12 November 2015

  77. Button: McLaren can fight up front in 2016 13:59

    Button: McLaren can fight up front in 2016

    Jenson Button is confident that McLaren and Honda can make substantial strides throughout the winter break to ensure that the squad is fighting at the front of…

    F1
  78. Wednesday 11 November 2015

  79. Porsche LMP1 test delights Magnussen 09:37

    Porsche LMP1 test delights Magnussen

    Kevin Magnussen described Porsche's Le Mans 24 Hours-winning 919 Hybrid LMP1 car as "the most advanced race car in the world" after his debut test at the…

    F1
  80. Tuesday 10 November 2015

  81. Vandoorne confirms 2016 reserve role 11:52

    Vandoorne confirms 2016 reserve role

    GP2 champion Stoffel Vandoorne has officially confirmed that he will step up to the position of test and reserve driver at McLaren-Honda for the 2016 campaign…

    F1
  82. Monday 9 November 2015

  83. Alonso adamant McLaren still making progress 12:32

    Alonso adamant McLaren still making progress

    Fernando Alonso remains adamant that McLaren-Honda is still making progress with its package, despite being hampered by reliability problems at the previous two…

    F1
  84. Thursday 5 November 2015

  85. Vandoorne gets Super Formula test 14:55

    Vandoorne gets Super Formula test

    GP2 Champion Stoffel Vandoorne will participate in a rookie test in the Japan-based Super Formula category later this month, his McLaren team has confirmed to…

    Misc
  86. Monday 2 November 2015

  87. Mexican Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:34

    Mexican Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg ended an eight-race victory drought by dominating the Mexican Grand Prix in another Mercedes one-two finish. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its…

    F1
  88. Alonso raced 'out of respect' for fans 07:28

    Alonso raced 'out of respect' for fans

    Fernando Alonso says he and McLaren-Honda chose to take part in the Mexican Grand Prix "out of respect" for the spectators at the track, after spotting a…

    F1
  89. Sunday 1 November 2015

  90. McLaren 'not a charity' for Red Bull 14:19

    McLaren 'not a charity' for Red Bull

    McLaren has defended its stance of not wanting Honda to supply rival Red Bull with engines for the 2016 campaign, making clear that the team is "not a…

    F1
  91. McLaren needs 'rain and chaos' – Alonso 09:40

    McLaren needs 'rain and chaos' – Alonso

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says that the outfit needs "rain and chaos" if it is to pick up a result at the Mexican Grand Prix amid another challenging…

    F1
  92. Saturday 31 October 2015

  93. Button to miss Mexican GP qualifying 18:49

    Button to miss Mexican GP qualifying

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button will miss qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix, with mechanics unable to rectify the engine issue he suffered during final…

    F1
  94. Arai open to Honda supplying second team 09:24

    Arai open to Honda supplying second team

    Honda chief Yasuhisa Arai says he is open to supplying a second team in Formula 1, amid speculation that Red Bull could switch to using the Japanese…

    F1
  95. Friday 30 October 2015

  96. Button braced for 50-place grid penalty 10:49

    Button braced for 50-place grid penalty

    McLaren driver Jenson Button is set for a 50-place grid penalty at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, as he faces a double Honda engine change, with team-mate…

    F1
  97. Tuesday 27 October 2015

  98. Magnussen gets Porsche LMP1 test 13:29

    Magnussen gets Porsche LMP1 test

    Former McLaren Formula 1 racer Kevin Magnussen has been named as one of three young drivers to test with Porsche's LMP1 World Endurance Championship team in…

    F1
  99. Alonso excited by Mexican GP 'unknown' 12:57

    Alonso excited by Mexican GP 'unknown'

    Fernando Alonso says he is excited by the "unknown" nature of this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, which is back on the Formula 1 calendar after more than two…

    F1
  100. Monday 26 October 2015

  101. Button: 'Perfect' strategy earned sixth 15:28

    Button: 'Perfect' strategy earned sixth

    Jenson Button says he and McLaren-Honda earned sixth position and eight points in Sunday afternoon's United States Grand Prix with a "perfect…

    F1
  102. Sunday 25 October 2015

  103. Ecclestone: Dennis against Red Bull/Honda deal 09:18

    Ecclestone: Dennis against Red Bull/Honda deal

    Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has claimed that Honda is willing to supply Red Bull with engines in 2016, but that McLaren CEO Ron Dennis is against such a…

    F1
  104. Saturday 24 October 2015

  105. Boullier: Magnussen will have successful career 10:44

    Boullier: Magnussen will have successful career

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier says he is sure that test and reserve driver Kevin Magnussen will have a successful career, following the team's decision…

    F1
  106. Friday 23 October 2015

  107. Button sets sights on 2017 title challenge 12:02

    Button sets sights on 2017 title challenge

    Former World Champion Jenson Button is hopeful that the renewed McLaren-Honda partnership will have improved sufficiently to fight for Formula 1 titles by the…

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