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  1. Sunday 5 July 2015

  2. 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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  3. Saturday 4 July 2015

  4. 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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  5. Friday 3 July 2015

  6. 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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  7. Wednesday 1 July 2015

  8. Button: Test mileage motivating for McLaren 14:39

    Button: Test mileage motivating for McLaren

    Jenson Button says that the mileage completed by McLaren during the post-race test in Austria has given the squad extra motivation ahead of its home race at…

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  9. Wednesday 24 June 2015

  10. 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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  11. Tuesday 23 June 2015

  12. Austrian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:24

    Austrian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg took his third win from four at the Austrian Grand Prix, while McLaren-Honda logged a second successive double retirement. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  13. Monday 22 June 2015

  14. Honda readies updates for Silverstone 14:11

    Honda readies updates for Silverstone

    McLaren engine partner Honda says it is readying its next batch of upgrades for the British Grand Prix after another challenging race weekend in…

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  15. Sunday 21 June 2015

  16. Button: Austria retirement a precaution 18:06

    Button: Austria retirement a precaution

    Jenson Button says his retirement from the Austrian Grand Prix was a precaution, in order to prevent long-term damage to the power unit in his…

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  17. 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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  18. 15:46

    Video: Räikkönen, Alonso clash on first lap

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  19. Saturday 20 June 2015

  20. Button gets 25-place grid penalty 11:24

    Button gets 25-place grid penalty

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button has been hit with a 25-place grid penalty for the Austrian Grand Prix after taking on new engine elements. As it is…

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  21. Friday 19 June 2015

  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. Wednesday 17 June 2015

  25. Button: Still huge belief at McLaren 11:22

    Button: Still huge belief at McLaren

    Jenson Button says there is still plenty of belief at McLaren-Honda, despite the fact that it suffered another double retirement at the Canadian Grand…

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  26. Saturday 13 June 2015

  27. New McLaren nose passes crash test 13:04

    New McLaren nose passes crash test

    McLaren-Honda will contest next weekend's Austrian Grand Prix with a new nose box, after passing governing body the FIA's mandatory crash test. The renewed…

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  28. Wednesday 10 June 2015

  29. Neale: 'A lot to come' from McLaren-Honda 15:13

    Neale: 'A lot to come' from McLaren-Honda

    Jonathan Neale has made clear that there is still "a lot to come" from McLaren-Honda this season, after a particularly challenging Canadian Grand Prix…

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  30. Tuesday 9 June 2015

  31. 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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  32. Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 07:24

    Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton returned to winning ways with a commanding performance at the Canadian Grand Prix, while McLaren-Honda hit a new low. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  33. Monday 8 June 2015

  34. Button encouraged despite 'painful' race 16:10

    Button encouraged despite 'painful' race

    Jenson Button remains optimistic that McLaren is making progress despite admitting that it suffered a 'painful' race at the Canadian Grand Prix. Button…

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  35. 01:24

    Video of the Day: Alonso's radio message

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  36. Sunday 7 June 2015

  37. 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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  38. Button to serve drive-through penalty 15:21

    Button to serve drive-through penalty

    Jenson Button will be forced to serve a drive-through penalty during the Canadian Grand Prix after McLaren confirmed that it has replaced elements of his power…

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  39. Saturday 6 June 2015

  40. 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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  41. Button to miss Canadian GP qualifying 16:49

    Button to miss Canadian GP qualifying

    Jenson Button will miss qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix after his stoppage during final practice, McLaren-Honda has confirmed. Button ground to a halt…

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  42. Friday 5 June 2015

  43. 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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  44. Thursday 4 June 2015

  45. Button: Monaco points act as a boost 17:58

    Button: Monaco points act as a boost

    Jenson Button says that scoring points in Monaco provided the squad with a boost, as he ended McLaren's barren start to the 2015 campaign. Button claimed…

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  46. Magnussen could be loaned out in 2016 - Dennis 14:31

    Magnussen could be loaned out in 2016 - Dennis

    McLaren CEO Ron Dennis says that reserve driver Kevin Magnussen could be loaned out to a rival squad in 2016. Magnussen raced for the outfit in 2014 but was…

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  47. Wednesday 3 June 2015

  48. 05:24

    Montreal memories: Button wins from back

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  49. Monday 1 June 2015

  50. 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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  51. Sunday 31 May 2015

  52. 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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  53. Friday 29 May 2015

  54. 05:26

    Video of the Day: McLaren in Monaco

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  55. Thursday 28 May 2015

  56. Magnussen: Vandoorne deserves F1 seat 09:07

    Magnussen: Vandoorne deserves F1 seat

    McLaren reserve Kevin Magnussen says there would be "something wrong" if GP2 championship leader Stoffel Vandoorne does not progress to Formula 1. Magnussen…

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  57. Wednesday 27 May 2015

  58. Feature: Monaco GP's key questions 09:27

    Feature: Monaco GP's key questions

    In the build up to last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, GPUpdate.net posed five key questions and contemplated the potential outcomes. Following the weekend's…

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  59. Tuesday 26 May 2015

  60. Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:56

    Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg took a third straight Monaco win as dominant Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton was skewered by an incorrect pit call. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  61. Sunday 24 May 2015

  62. 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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  63. Saturday 23 May 2015

  64. Button sure he would have reached Q3 15:37

    Button sure he would have reached Q3

    Jenson Button is sure that he would have reached Q3 in Monaco, had he not been hindered by yellow flags at the start of his final Q2 lap. The McLaren-Honda…

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  65. Tuesday 19 May 2015

  66. McLaren efforts focused on qualifying - Boullier 09:40

    McLaren efforts focused on qualifying - Boullier

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier says the squad must improve its qualifying performance at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix if it is to collect its first…

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  67. Monday 18 May 2015

  68. 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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  69. Tuesday 12 May 2015

  70. Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:51

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg claimed his first victory of 2015 while Lewis Hamilton ensured Mercedes took another 1-2 finish in Barcelona. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  71. 05:04

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

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  72. Monday 11 May 2015

  73. 14:51

    Video: Alonso retires after pit drama

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  74. 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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  75. Turvey, Button to test for McLaren 11:27

    Turvey, Button to test for McLaren

    McLaren-Honda has confirmed that Oliver Turvey and Jenson Button will carry out its programme at this week's post-Spanish Grand Prix test. Turvey, one of the…

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  76. Sunday 10 May 2015

  77. Button: Points unlikely all season 16:16

    Button: Points unlikely all season

    Jenson Button says the renewed McLaren-Honda partnership is unlikely to score points all season, after a challenging Spanish Grand Prix. Button finished the…

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  78. Saturday 9 May 2015

  79. 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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  80. Friday 8 May 2015

  81. Button: 'Night and day' difference for McLaren 20:27

    Button: 'Night and day' difference for McLaren

    Jenson Button says that the difference in the McLaren MP4-30 now compared to its performance in pre-season testing is 'night and day'. McLaren endured a…

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  82. 14:50

    Video: Fernando Alonso's 360 spin

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  83. Thursday 7 May 2015

  84. Button anticipating brighter McLaren showing 16:35

    Button anticipating brighter McLaren showing

    Jenson Button believes that McLaren should perform stronger at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix, compared to how it fared at the most recent round of the…

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  85. 13:54

    Video: 'Don't crack under pressure' full film

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  86. Wednesday 6 May 2015

  87. 12:44

    Photos: McLaren-Honda's new livery

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  88. McLaren reveals new MP4-30 livery 12:40

    McLaren reveals new MP4-30 livery

    McLaren has revealed the modified livery its cars will run from this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix, with the team moving away from chrome elements in favour of a…

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  89. Preview: Five key questions for Spain 09:08

    Preview: Five key questions for Spain

    Formula 1 heads back to Europe, and the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, for the fifth round of 2015 season. GPUpdate.net poses five key questions for the…

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  90. Tuesday 5 May 2015

  91. 14:53

    Video: McLaren's 'Don't crack under pressure'

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  92. Honda prioritising driveability and reliability 14:33

    Honda prioritising driveability and reliability

    McLaren's power unit supplier Honda says it has prioritised improving the driveability and reliability of its power unit as it attempts to make progress at this…

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  93. 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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  94. Monday 4 May 2015

  95. 05:12

    Barcelona memories: Häkkinen retires

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  96. Friday 1 May 2015

  97. 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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  98. Thursday 30 April 2015

  99. 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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  100. Wednesday 29 April 2015

  101. McLaren to develop MP4-30 until final race 14:39

    McLaren to develop MP4-30 until final race

    McLaren has vowed to press on with development of its MP4-30 until the final round of the 2015 campaign, as the team attempts to gradually move back up the…

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  102. Saturday 25 April 2015

  103. 05:16

    Video of the Day: Alonso on F1 journey

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