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  1. Wednesday 19 July 2017

  2. Three teams carry out Pirelli tyre testing 18:28

    Three teams carry out Pirelli tyre testing

    Williams, Haas and McLaren carried out further 2018 tyre testing with Pirelli at Silverstone and Magny Cours respectively on Wednesday. Pirelli is permitted 25…

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  3. Brown: Alonso 'very clear' he wants F1 stay 10:28

    Brown: Alonso 'very clear' he wants F1 stay

    McLaren chief Zak Brown says Fernando Alonso has made it "very clear" that he wants to remain in Formula 1 next year, as the Spaniard's time frame for making a…

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  4. Tuesday 18 July 2017

  5. McLaren-backed de Vries on DTM standby 12:59

    McLaren-backed de Vries on DTM standby

    McLaren-backed youngster Nyck de Vries is on standby to make his debut in the DTM series in Russia this weekend, should Mike Rockenfeller be deemed…

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  6. Monday 17 July 2017

  7. Video: 'Believe in McLaren' fan messages 05:37

    Video: 'Believe in McLaren' fan messages

    McLaren highlights its ongoing support with fan messages sent in ahead of the British Grand Prix.

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  8. Sunday 16 July 2017

  9. Alonso: Retirement 'less painful' than usual 17:31

    Alonso: Retirement 'less painful' than usual

    Fernando Alonso says his retirement from the British Grand Prix was "less painful" than usual, given that he was not fighting for a points-paying…

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  10. Saturday 15 July 2017

  11. Overview: Alonso's 330 lost grid places 19:16

    Overview: Alonso's 330 lost grid places

    Fernando Alonso's car has racked up 345 places worth of engine-related grid penalties since he returned to McLaren in 2015, when the team reunited with Honda…

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  12. Vandoorne lifted by McLaren Q3 place 17:45

    Vandoorne lifted by McLaren Q3 place

    Stoffel Vandoorne believes the progress made by himself and McLaren over the past few races was demonstrated during qualifying for the British Grand Prix, as he…

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  13. Alonso pleased to 'excite' with Q1 show 15:47

    Alonso pleased to 'excite' with Q1 show

    Fernando Alonso expressed satisfaction at being able to reward long-suffering McLaren fans by setting the quickest time during Q1 for the British Grand Prix, as…

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  14. Alonso's British GP grid drop now 30 places 11:10

    Alonso's British GP grid drop now 30 places

    Fernando Alonso is set to start from the back of the grid at the British Grand Prix after Honda fitted additional power unit elements to his MCL32, leading to…

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  15. Thursday 13 July 2017

  16. Alonso to get British Grand Prix grid drop 16:53

    Alonso to get British Grand Prix grid drop

    Fernando Alonso is set for a host of engine-related grid penalties at the British Grand Prix, with Honda confirming that he has a five-place drop as it…

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  17. McLaren-backed Norris gets Daytona run 10:18

    McLaren-backed Norris gets Daytona run

    McLaren protégé Lando Norris will make his sportscar debut at the Daytona 24 Hours next January. Norris, 17, joined McLaren's young driver scheme after…

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  18. Tuesday 11 July 2017

  19. Video: Moving McLaren's 'Brand Centre' 05:32

    Video: Moving McLaren's 'Brand Centre'

    Learn more about McLaren-Honda's impressive 'Brand Centre', which it takes to all European F1 races.

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  20. Monday 10 July 2017

  21. Video: McLaren pit-stop practice with a twist 10:17

    Video: McLaren pit-stop practice with a twist

    Sky Sports' Natalie Pinkham led McLaren pit-stop practice with a twist at the Austrian Grand Prix.

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  22. Saturday 8 July 2017

  23. Alonso: McLaren 'definitely moving forward' 15:51

    Alonso: McLaren 'definitely moving forward'

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda is "definitely moving forward" after coming close to a Q3 appearance during qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix. Honda…

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  24. Video: McLaren's Norris on virtual racing 12:06

    Video: McLaren's Norris on virtual racing

    Ahead of the next round of World's Fastest Gamer qualifiers, McLaren junior and Formula 3 racer Lando Norris talks about how using simulators and joining an…

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  25. Alonso reverts to 'Spec 2' Honda engine 09:55

    Alonso reverts to 'Spec 2' Honda engine

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has reverted to Honda's 'Spec 2' engine for the remainder of the Austrian Grand Prix weekend, after a problem was detected on…

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  26. Thursday 6 July 2017

  27. McLaren pair cautious over 'Spec 3' PU 16:50

    McLaren pair cautious over 'Spec 3' PU

    McLaren duo Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne have cut a cautious tone over Honda's 'Spec 3' power unit, which will be introduced to both MCL32s at this…

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  28. Tuesday 4 July 2017

  29. Alonso: McLaren 'better suited' to Spielberg 08:24

    Alonso: McLaren 'better suited' to Spielberg

    Fernando Alonso expects McLaren's Honda-powered MCL32 to be "better suited" to the Red Bull Ring (Spielberg), the venue for the Austrian Grand Prix. McLaren…

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  30. Friday 30 June 2017

  31. Dennis to sell McLaren shares, formally leave 10:04

    Dennis to sell McLaren shares, formally leave

    Ron Dennis has reached agreement with his fellow shareholders at the McLaren Technology Group and McLaren Automotive to sell his shareholding in both…

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  32. Overview: What are Alonso's options for '18? 09:01

    Overview: What are Alonso's options for '18?

    Formula 1 in 2017 continues to raise plenty of talking points but one continuing theme has been Fernando Alonso's future, with his signature up for grabs.…

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  33. Vandoorne: Baku controversy 'positive' for F1 07:12

    Vandoorne: Baku controversy 'positive' for F1

    Stoffel Vandoorne reckons the controversy involving Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in Azerbaijan was "positive" for Formula 1, given the emotions on…

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  34. Tuesday 27 June 2017

  35. Honda to bring 'Spec 3' PU to Austrian GP 11:24

    Honda to bring 'Spec 3' PU to Austrian GP

    Honda chief Yusuke Hasegawa has confirmed that its 'Spec 3' power unit will be introduced at the Austrian Grand Prix, following a successful test in…

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  36. Monday 26 June 2017

  37. Vandoorne: Impossible to pass Saubers 14:04

    Vandoorne: Impossible to pass Saubers

    McLaren-Honda's Stoffel Vandoorne says it was "impossible" to pass Sauber pair Marcus Ericsson and Pascal Wehrlein in Azerbaijan as his wait for a first 2017…

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  38. Sunday 25 June 2017

  39. Alonso: Podium, perhaps victory possible 17:47

    Alonso: Podium, perhaps victory possible

    Fernando Alonso reckons he could have won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix with a more competitive car, as a dramatic afternoon unfolded at the Baku City…

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  40. Saturday 24 June 2017

  41. Alonso: Rivals think we're on slow-down laps 16:49

    Alonso: Rivals think we're on slow-down laps

    Fernando Alonso believes McLaren-Honda's speed deficit is so pronounced that his rivals think he is on a slow lap when he is actually on a quick…

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  42. Alonso's grid penalty now up to 40 places 10:31

    Alonso's grid penalty now up to 40 places

    McLaren-Honda has confirmed that Fernando Alonso's grid penalty for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix is now up to 40 places, after installing further new power unit…

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  43. Boullier: McLaren/Honda friction exaggerated 08:04

    Boullier: McLaren/Honda friction exaggerated

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier says that the "friction" between the team and power unit partner Honda has been exaggerated, amid its 2017 struggles in…

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  44. Friday 23 June 2017

  45. Alonso, Vandoorne get initial 15-place drops 12:09

    Alonso, Vandoorne get initial 15-place drops

    McLaren-Honda pair Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne have both initially landed 15-place grid penalties for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, after taking on fresh…

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  46. Thursday 22 June 2017

  47. Vandoorne also set for Baku grid drop 12:24

    Vandoorne also set for Baku grid drop

    Stoffel Vandoorne says he is set to join McLaren-Honda team-mate Fernando Alonso in taking engine-related grid penalties at this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand…

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  48. Alonso expects open 2017/18 driver market 12:00

    Alonso expects open 2017/18 driver market

    Fernando Alonso says he expects there to be "a lot of changes" in the Formula 1 driver market across the coming months, and he will "stay calm" when making his…

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  49. Webber: Alonso's situation is a 'travesty' 09:02

    Webber: Alonso's situation is a 'travesty'

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Webber says it is an "absolute travesty" that Fernando Alonso is enduring a third successive season in an uncompetitive car at…

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  50. Tuesday 20 June 2017

  51. Mercedes 'won't interfere' with McLaren/Honda 15:53

    Mercedes 'won't interfere' with McLaren/Honda

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has stressed that the marque will not interfere in the McLaren/Honda relationship, amid the Woking team's ongoing Formula 1 struggles…

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  52. Monday 19 June 2017

  53. Alonso: Baku power unit penalties 'likely' 14:24

    Alonso: Baku power unit penalties 'likely'

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso is braced for power unit-related grid penalties at this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix, amid Honda's ongoing reliability…

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  54. Saturday 17 June 2017

  55. Honda: Frustration doesn't mean divorce 14:48

    Honda: Frustration doesn't mean divorce

    Yusuke Hasegawa insists that frustration-filled comments issued by either McLaren or Honda in the midst of a difficult campaign does not necessarily mean that a…

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  56. Wednesday 14 June 2017

  57. Watson: Alonso's options limited for 2018 11:22

    Watson: Alonso's options limited for 2018

    Ex-Formula 1 driver John Watson reckons that Fernando Alonso will struggle to find a competitive, alternative seat in Formula 1 for 2018, if he leaves…

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  58. Tuesday 13 June 2017

  59. Boullier: Late Canada exit 'gut-wrenching' 10:36

    Boullier: Late Canada exit 'gut-wrenching'

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier has described the team's late race failure at the Canadian Grand Prix as "gut-wrenching", adding that its current…

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  60. Monday 12 June 2017

  61. Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 17:24

    Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton dominated to take his third win of the campaign, while Valtteri Bottas completed a 1-2 for the Mercedes team. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  62. Vandoorne was a 'sitting duck' in race 11:06

    Vandoorne was a 'sitting duck' in race

    McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne described himself as a "sitting duck" during the Canadian Grand Prix due to Honda's straight-line speed deficit. Vandoorne…

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  63. Sunday 11 June 2017

  64. Brown says McLaren will be 'proactive' 22:59

    Brown says McLaren will be 'proactive'

    McLaren chief Zak Brown says the team will be "proactive" in its approach with engine partner Honda, after a late failure cost Fernando Alonso a point at the…

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  65. McLaren triumphs in F1's Raft Race 00:29

    McLaren triumphs in F1's Raft Race

    McLaren emerged victorious during the return of Formula 1's Raft Race at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Saturday evening. Under the sport's new owners…

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  66. Saturday 10 June 2017

  67. Alonso 'extremely happy' despite deficit 20:20

    Alonso 'extremely happy' despite deficit

    Fernando Alonso labelled himself as "extremely happy" after extracting the "maximum" from McLaren-Honda's package during qualifying for the Canadian Grand…

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  68. Vandoorne hit by another MGU-H problem 09:36

    Vandoorne hit by another MGU-H problem

    McLaren-Honda driver Stoffel Vandoorne was hindered by another MGU-H problem during practice for the Canadian Grand Prix, curtailing his running. The…

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  69. Friday 9 June 2017

  70. Honda vows to do 'everything' for McLaren 22:11

    Honda vows to do 'everything' for McLaren

    Honda's Formula 1 chief, Yusuke Hasegawa, has declared that the manufacturer will do "everything" it can to give McLaren a reliable and competitive power…

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  71. McLaren has a 'Plan B and C' for 2018 18:03

    McLaren has a 'Plan B and C' for 2018

    McLaren Executive Director Zak Brown says the team has a "Plan B and C" for its 2018 engine supply, should it split with current partner Honda. McLaren and…

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  72. 'We are used to it' - Alonso on stoppage 17:09

    'We are used to it' - Alonso on stoppage

    McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso sighed that "we are used to it" after he suffered another technical stoppage during practice for the Canadian Grand…

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  73. Thursday 8 June 2017

  74. 'If we win by September I will stay' - Alonso 16:49

    'If we win by September I will stay' - Alonso

    Fernando Alonso has ramped up the pressure on McLaren-Honda to deliver results quickly, suggesting that he will only stay with the team in 2018 if it is winning…

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  75. Interview: Sauber on why it chose Honda 14:06

    Interview: Sauber on why it chose Honda

    Honda is dominating the headlines once more this season, with much-needed progress in 2016 undone by its overhauled 2017 power unit. But as questions remain…

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  76. Wednesday 7 June 2017

  77. McLaren has 'serious concerns' over Honda 17:34

    McLaren has 'serious concerns' over Honda

    McLaren chief Zak Brown says that power unit supplier Honda is "a bit lost" and that the team has "serious concerns" as to whether it can eventually win the…

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  78. Monday 5 June 2017

  79. Feature: Back to reality for McLaren, Alonso 16:42

    Feature: Back to reality for McLaren, Alonso

    Fernando Alonso and McLaren's 2017 campaign is likely to be characterised by its bold Indianapolis 500 effort, but it is now back to the grind for the pair, as…

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  80. Alonso: I'm ready to get back to day job 12:38

    Alonso: I'm ready to get back to day job

    Fernando Alonso says he is ready to return to his "day job" at the Canadian Grand Prix, having briefly stepped away from Formula 1 to contest the Indianapolis…

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  81. Thursday 1 June 2017

  82. Vandoorne gets own grandstand for Spa 12:24

    Vandoorne gets own grandstand for Spa

    McLaren-Honda driver Stoffel Vandoorne has announced that he will have his own grandstand available for fans at this year's Belgian Grand Prix. Vandoorne…

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  83. Monday 29 May 2017

  84. Feature: F1 paddock unites for Alonso 17:28

    Feature: F1 paddock unites for Alonso

    Once the Monaco Grand Prix had finished, all eyes were on the Indianapolis 500 and, more pertinently, Fernando Alonso. GPUpdate.net joined the action at the…

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  85. Ericsson blames brakes for SC accident 12:39

    Ericsson blames brakes for SC accident

    Sauber driver Marcus Ericsson has blamed overheating brakes and cold tyres on his race-ending accident behind the Safety Car during the Monaco Grand…

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  86. Sunday 28 May 2017

  87. Wehrlein set for scans after 'scary' crash 16:18

    Wehrlein set for scans after 'scary' crash

    Pascal Wehrlein has revealed that he will need to undergo scans following a "scary" collision with Jenson Button during Sunday afternoon's Monaco Grand…

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  88. Button to start Monaco GP from pit lane 09:58

    Button to start Monaco GP from pit lane

    Jenson Button will start Sunday afternoon's Monaco Grand Prix from the pit lane, with McLaren-Honda opting to change the set-up on his MCL32 after…

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  89. Button: Formula 1 going in right direction 09:12

    Button: Formula 1 going in right direction

    Jenson Button has praised the direction Formula 1 has taken with 2017's technical regulations, describing the new, wider cars as "a lot more fun" to…

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  90. Saturday 27 May 2017

  91. Button 'loving' stand-in F1 appearance 16:52

    Button 'loving' stand-in F1 appearance

    Jenson Button says he is "loving" his brief return to Formula 1 after he reached Q3 and qualified ninth for the Monaco Grand Prix, prior to a grid…

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  92. Vandoorne upbeat despite Q2 crash 16:48

    Vandoorne upbeat despite Q2 crash

    Stoffel Vandoorne says he is upbeat over his and McLaren-Honda's progress, despite his qualifying session in Monaco coming to a premature end after a Q2…

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  93. Button to be hit with 15-place grid penalty 10:03

    Button to be hit with 15-place grid penalty

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button will be handed a 15-place grid penalty for the Monaco Grand Prix after he was forced to take on additional power unit…

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  94. Thursday 25 May 2017

  95. Button 'had a little giggle' on F1 return 18:22

    Button 'had a little giggle' on F1 return

    Jenson Button says he "had a little giggle to myself" when he returned to Formula 1 action during practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday. Button, who…

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