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  1. Tuesday 21 March 2017

  2. Alonso: McLaren braced for 'difficult' start 06:48

    Alonso: McLaren braced for 'difficult' start

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda is braced for a "difficult" Australian Grand Prix this weekend, after its build-up to the 2017 campaign was blighted by…

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  3. Saturday 18 March 2017

  4. Feature: Reflecting on Hamilton's F1 bow 09:12

    Feature: Reflecting on Hamilton's F1 bow

    Lewis Hamilton has emerged as one of the most successful F1 drivers in history, with 53 wins, 61 pole positions and three titles to his name from 188 starts. He…

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  5. Thursday 16 March 2017

  6. Häkkinen rejoins McLaren as ambassador 11:42

    Häkkinen rejoins McLaren as ambassador

    Double World Champion Mika Häkkinen has rejoined McLaren, taking up the position of Partner Ambassador with immediate effect, in a multi-year…

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  7. 'McLaren contacts Mercedes over engine' 11:20

    'McLaren contacts Mercedes over engine'

    McLaren has made brief contact with Mercedes about potential power unit supply, amid current partner Honda's ongoing reliability and performance troubles…

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  8. McLaren unsure if it can finish first race 07:42

    McLaren unsure if it can finish first race

    Eric Boullier has admitted that he is unsure whether McLaren-Honda will be able to finish the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, after another troubled…

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  9. Wednesday 15 March 2017

  10. McLaren: Alonso's future down to strong car 10:31

    McLaren: Alonso's future down to strong car

    Eric Boullier has admitted that Fernando Alonso will "take his own decisions" if McLaren-Honda cannot overcome its troubles and produce a competitive…

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  11. Tuesday 14 March 2017

  12. Overview: Key talking points from testing 11:02

    Overview: Key talking points from testing

    Barcelona played host to two pre-season test sessions over the past fortnight, with a number of talking points arising from the eight days of action.…

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  13. Boullier: No 'overnight fixes' at McLaren-Honda 07:36

    Boullier: No 'overnight fixes' at McLaren-Honda

    Eric Boullier has admitted that there "aren't overnight fixes" at McLaren-Honda, as the team braces itself for a tough start to the 2017 campaign after a…

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  14. Monday 13 March 2017

  15. De Vries to focus on F2 over McLaren 13:11

    De Vries to focus on F2 over McLaren

    Nyck de Vries says his "prime focus" will be on Formula 2 in 2017, as he prepares to step up to F1's main feeder category, alongside his junior role at…

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  16. Saturday 11 March 2017

  17. Honda 'a little bit scared' of performance deficit 17:06

    Honda 'a little bit scared' of performance deficit

    Honda F1 chief Yusuke Hasegawa says the manufacturer is slightly "scared" of its performance deficit compared to its rivals, following a troubled build-up to…

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  18. Friday 10 March 2017

  19. McLaren-Honda hit by further electrical issues 12:12

    McLaren-Honda hit by further electrical issues

    McLaren-Honda's dismal pre-season testing programme continued on the final morning of action at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya amid more electrical…

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  20. Thursday 9 March 2017

  21. McLaren-Honda confirms electrical issue 12:37

    McLaren-Honda confirms electrical issue

    Honda has confirmed that an electrical issue twice caused Stoffel Vandoorne's McLaren MCL32 to stop out on track during the final hour of Thursday morning's…

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  22. Insight: Alonso loses patience with Honda 08:12

    Insight: Alonso loses patience with Honda

    Continued reliability and performance problems have left Honda, and McLaren, on the back foot heading into the 2017 season, a repeat of the previous two years.…

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  23. Wednesday 8 March 2017

  24. Alonso: Honda has no reliability, no power 18:22

    Alonso: Honda has no reliability, no power

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has expressed his frustration over a Honda power unit which has "no reliability and no power", estimating a deficit of 30 km/h…

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  25. Vandoorne: 'Large chunk' still completed 08:19

    Vandoorne: 'Large chunk' still completed

    Stoffel Vandoorne says McLaren was still able to complete a "large chunk" of its test programme on Tuesday, despite another problem with Honda's power…

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  26. Tuesday 7 March 2017

  27. McLaren admits 'maximum' strain with Honda 17:32

    McLaren admits 'maximum' strain with Honda

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier has conceded that the team's relationship with Honda is at "maximum" strain amid a troubled build-up to the 2017 Formula 1…

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  28. Honda forced to change power unit again 12:44

    Honda forced to change power unit again

    Honda has been forced to undertake another power unit change after an electrical issue was detected with Stoffel Vandoorne's McLaren on the opening morning of…

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  29. Honda to part ways with consultant Simon 07:17

    Honda to part ways with consultant Simon

    Honda has confirmed that it will part ways with engine consultant Gilles Simon this year. Simon notably worked on Ferrari's engines during Michael…

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  30. Friday 3 March 2017

  31. Vandoorne optimistic after test improvement 14:06

    Vandoorne optimistic after test improvement

    Stoffel Vandoorne expressed his optimism as McLaren-Honda bounced back from a difficult first half of the opening pre-season test to add much-needed mileage to…

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  32. Boullier labels Ferrari as the 'surprise' team 08:42

    Boullier labels Ferrari as the 'surprise' team

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier has labelled Ferrari as the "surprise" of testing, following the Italian outfit's performance across the opening…

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  33. Tuesday 28 February 2017

  34. Vandoorne: McLaren needs smooth day 18:27

    Vandoorne: McLaren needs smooth day

    Stoffel Vandoorne has admitted that McLaren-Honda "need a day with a lot of laps" after another troubled start to pre-season testing at the Circuit de…

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  35. More testing trouble for McLaren-Honda 13:11

    More testing trouble for McLaren-Honda

    McLaren-Honda faced further technical problems on the second day of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with another power unit change…

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  36. Monday 27 February 2017

  37. Alonso laments restricted first test day 18:31

    Alonso laments restricted first test day

    Fernando Alonso says it is too early to judge McLaren's MCL32 after being restricted to "checking laps" on the first day of pre-season testing in…

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  38. Boullier: McLaren 'surprised' by test issue 15:20

    Boullier: McLaren 'surprised' by test issue

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier has admitted that the problem which impacted Fernando Alonso's running on the opening day of testing came as a surprise to…

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  39. McLaren dealt setback on first test day 09:21

    McLaren dealt setback on first test day

    McLaren-Honda's start to the 2017 Formula 1 season has been dealt a setback after the MCL32 suffered an oil systems issue on the opening day of…

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  40. Sunday 26 February 2017

  41. Alonso gives McLaren MCL32 track debut 08:56

    Alonso gives McLaren MCL32 track debut

    Fernando Alonso has given the McLaren MCL32 its track debut during a filming day at a chilly but sunny Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, ahead of the opening…

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  42. Saturday 25 February 2017

  43. McLaren wary 2017 too soon for success 16:52

    McLaren wary 2017 too soon for success

    McLaren Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Neale is confident that the team will continue to make gains in 2017, but is conscious that it could be too soon to…

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  44. McLaren confirms driver line-up for testing 09:53

    McLaren confirms driver line-up for testing

    McLaren has confirmed its driver schedule for next week's opening pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Home favourite Fernando Alonso will…

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  45. Video of the Day: Up close with MCL32 05:32

    Video of the Day: Up close with MCL32

    Take a closer look at the McLaren-Honda MCL32, which was launched by the team on Friday.

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  46. Friday 24 February 2017

  47. Video: Introducing the McLaren MCL32 14:02

    Video: Introducing the McLaren MCL32

    McLaren-Honda presents its car for the 2017 season, the MCL32, featuring an orange and black livery.

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  48. Alonso wants 'respectable' 2017 display 12:29

    Alonso wants 'respectable' 2017 display

    Fernando Alonso has played down expectations of a sudden jump in performance from McLaren-Honda in 2017, stating that the aim is a "respectable…

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  49. Boullier: McLaren can 'turn the corner' 11:32

    Boullier: McLaren can 'turn the corner'

    McLaren-Honda Racing Director Eric Boullier is optimistic that the partnership can "turn the corner" in 2017, after it unveiled its new MCL32 on Friday…

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  50. McLaren goes orange with new MCL32 11:07

    McLaren goes orange with new MCL32

    McLaren-Honda has unveiled its new MCL32, which sports a striking orange and black colour scheme, after weeks of speculation over the livery, during a co-launch…

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  52. Wednesday 22 February 2017

  53. Norris joins McLaren driver programme 12:03

    Norris joins McLaren driver programme

    British racer Lando Norris has joined McLaren's Young Driver Programme. Norris, 17, claimed the Toyota Racing Series, Eurocup and NEC FR2.0 titles in 2016…

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  54. Thursday 16 February 2017

  55. Marketing boss Sami to leave McLaren 12:04

    Marketing boss Sami to leave McLaren

    McLaren Marketing CEO Ekrem Sami is to leave the team after 35 years' service. Sami, who has overseen the team's sponsorship and commercial deals, says he…

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  56. Tuesday 14 February 2017

  57. Honda's new approach 'very high risk' 10:58

    Honda's new approach 'very high risk'

    Honda's Formula 1 chief, Yusuke Hasegawa, has admitted that the manufacturer's decision to adopt an all-new approach with its 2017-specification engine involves…

    F1
  58. 'Mercedes should look at Vettel, Alonso' 07:32

    'Mercedes should look at Vettel, Alonso'

    Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg reckons Mercedes should look at Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and McLaren's Fernando Alonso for a 2018 seat, as they enter…

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  59. Video of the Day: McLaren's golden ticket 05:38

    Video of the Day: McLaren's golden ticket

    McLaren teamed up with Starlight Children's Foundation to grant a wish to Formula 1 fanatic, Oliver. Eric Boullier, the outfit's Racing Director, delivered a…

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  60. Friday 10 February 2017

  61. McLaren confirms BP/Castrol fuel deal 11:32

    McLaren confirms BP/Castrol fuel deal

    McLaren has confirmed that BP and Castrol will act as its new fuel partner for 2017. Mobil 1 previously supplied McLaren with fuel and lubricants in Formula…

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  62. Thursday 9 February 2017

  63. McLaren plans 'exciting changes' for '17 car 12:09

    McLaren plans 'exciting changes' for '17 car

    McLaren has planned some "exciting changes" for its latest Formula 1 challenger, which has been dubbed the MCL32, according to Racing Director Eric…

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  64. Wednesday 8 February 2017

  65. Montoya: Vettel, Alonso best on F1 grid 14:01

    Montoya: Vettel, Alonso best on F1 grid

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Juan Pablo Montoya has picked out Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and McLaren-Honda's Fernando Alonso as the strongest drivers on the current…

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  66. Redding to leave McLaren for Williams 12:37

    Redding to leave McLaren for Williams

    McLaren Team Manager Dave Redding is to leave the outfit for rival Williams. Redding's job title will be given to Chief Race Mechanic Paul James, though some…

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  67. Tuesday 7 February 2017

  68. Capito leaves McLaren after five months 08:50

    Capito leaves McLaren after five months

    McLaren has confirmed that it has parted ways with Jost Capito, just months after he joined the Formula 1 team as Chief Executive Officer, following a…

    F1
  69. Friday 3 February 2017

  70. McLaren to drop MP4 from F1 car name 11:35

    McLaren to drop MP4 from F1 car name

    McLaren has revealed that its new Formula 1 challenger will be called the MCL32. Ron Dennis started the tradition of McLaren's F1 cars carrying the 'MP4…

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  71. Thursday 2 February 2017

  72. Vandoorne curious over cornering speeds 14:23

    Vandoorne curious over cornering speeds

    McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne says he is eager to discover the full potential of Formula 1's new generation of cars when pre-season testing gets under way…

    F1
  73. Monday 30 January 2017

  74. McLaren to supply F1 engine sensors 12:29

    McLaren to supply F1 engine sensors

    McLaren Applied Technologies has been announced as the sole supplier of engine pressure and temperature sensors in Formula 1 from next season. The move is…

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  75. Friday 27 January 2017

  76. McLaren: Alonso 'the best in the world' 11:24

    McLaren: Alonso 'the best in the world'

    Double Formula 1 World Champion Fernando Alonso is "the best driver in the world" of motorsport and remains fully committed to McLaren, according to Zak Brown…

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  77. McLaren 'a supporter' of budget cap ideas 09:13

    McLaren 'a supporter' of budget cap ideas

    New McLaren Executive Director Zak Brown has made clear that his F1 outfit is "a supporter" of budget cap ideas, an area being explored by the sport's new…

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  78. Wednesday 25 January 2017

  79. McLaren passes crash tests with new car 15:09

    McLaren passes crash tests with new car

    McLaren has announced that its 2017 challenger has passed the FIA's crash tests. Formula 1 is preparing to enter a new era of technical regulations, with…

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  80. Monday 16 January 2017

  81. McLaren to launch car on February 24 12:16

    McLaren to launch car on February 24

    McLaren has announced that it will launch its 2017 challenger on February 24. McLaren will present its latest Honda-powered car, which has yet to be named…

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  82. Thursday 12 January 2017

  83. McLaren to launch car 'right before' testing 15:06

    McLaren to launch car 'right before' testing

    McLaren has yet to settle on a launch date for its 2017 car but will likely present it "right before" pre-season testing begins, according to Executive Director…

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  84. Monday 9 January 2017

  85. McLaren: New tyres pose 'major challenge' 14:07

    McLaren: New tyres pose 'major challenge'

    McLaren-Honda technical chief Tim Goss says that understanding Pirelli's much wider 2017 tyres will pose a "major challenge" to Formula 1 teams early in the…

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  86. Saturday 7 January 2017

  87. Honda has 'redesigned' power unit - McLaren 16:20

    Honda has 'redesigned' power unit - McLaren

    McLaren Technical Director Tim Goss has revealed that Honda has redesigned its power unit layout for 2017, following the FIA's decision to drop the token-based…

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  88. Tuesday 27 December 2016

  89. Brown: Super Bowl an example for F1 12:04

    Brown: Super Bowl an example for F1

    Formula 1 could learn from the way in which the NFL promotes the Super Bowl in order to boost fan engagement at each Grand Prix, according to McLaren Executive…

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  90. Monday 19 December 2016

  91. 2016 review: McLaren-Honda make gains 08:01

    2016 review: McLaren-Honda make gains

    GPUpdate.net's end-of-season reviews continue with McLaren-Honda, which continued to make progress in 2016, as Fernando Alonso returned to his best, and Jenson…

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  92. Friday 16 December 2016

  93. Vandoorne: 2017 car looks 'very aggressive' 09:18

    Vandoorne: 2017 car looks 'very aggressive'

    Stoffel Vandoorne has described McLaren-Honda's upcoming Formula 1 challenger, designed to new regulations, as "very cool, very futuristic and very…

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  94. Thursday 15 December 2016

  95. Renault poaches Pilbeam from McLaren 14:26

    Renault poaches Pilbeam from McLaren

    Renault has announced the signing of Ciaron Pilbeam as its new Chief Race Engineer. Pilbeam started his Formula 1 career with BAR in the late 1990s…

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  96. Wednesday 14 December 2016

  97. Brown: McLaren 'very bullish' for 2017 13:59

    Brown: McLaren 'very bullish' for 2017

    McLaren-Honda is "feeling very bullish" about its prospects heading into next year's refreshed Formula 1 regulations, according to new Executive Director Zak…

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  98. Tuesday 13 December 2016

  99. Alonso says McLaren title 'my only goal' 13:04

    Alonso says McLaren title 'my only goal'

    Fernando Alonso has insisted that his "only goal" is to claim the World Championship with McLaren-Honda, following speculation linking him to the vacancy at…

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