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  1. Sunday 10 December 2017

  2. Hamilton hopes for competitive McLaren in '18 13:04

    Hamilton hopes for competitive McLaren in '18

    Reigning World Champion Lewis Hamilton says he hopes former team McLaren will be able to compete among the leading group in 2018, having ditched Honda power for…

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  3. Thursday 30 November 2017

  4. Honda 'needed' change of teams - Hasegawa 10:26

    Honda 'needed' change of teams - Hasegawa

    Honda boss Yusuke Hasegawa believes the company "needed" to switch to new surroundings in 2018, and has "no regrets" over moving to a new power unit concept…

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  5. Tuesday 28 November 2017

  6. Alonso: Test crash was just a 'small kiss' 16:46

    Alonso: Test crash was just a 'small kiss'

    Fernando Alonso described his off during tyre testing at the Yas Marina Circuit as a "small kiss" as he conducted running for McLaren on Tuesday. Alonso went…

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  7. Vandoorne: MCL32 felt like a rally car 11:16

    Vandoorne: MCL32 felt like a rally car

    Stoffel Vandoorne compared the feel of his MCL32 during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to a rally car after "significant damage" compromised his prospects in Formula…

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  8. Monday 27 November 2017

  9. Alonso: I'm still very proud of McLaren-Honda 12:02

    Alonso: I'm still very proud of McLaren-Honda

    Fernando Alonso says that he is "still very proud" of McLaren-Honda's second partnership, which came to an end at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. McLaren and Honda…

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  10. Sunday 26 November 2017

  11. Video: McLaren's 2017 season review 17:11

    Video: McLaren's 2017 season review

    McLaren reflects on the 2017 season, the final year of its latest partnership with Honda, and looks ahead to its next chapter with Renault in 2018.

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  12. McLaren adds Turvey to expanded test line-up 09:51

    McLaren adds Turvey to expanded test line-up

    McLaren test and development driver Oliver Turvey has been handed an outing at this week's post-season test, alongside racers Fernando Alonso and Stoffel…

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  13. Video: The secrets of McLaren's garage 05:26

    Video: The secrets of McLaren's garage

    Go behind-the-scenes at McLaren-Honda's garage at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to take a look at the systems and structures it has in place to deal with the…

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  14. Saturday 25 November 2017

  15. Alonso 'would love' expanded WEC campaign 16:50

    Alonso 'would love' expanded WEC campaign

    Fernando Alonso says he is receptive to a wider World Endurance Championship campaign, if the opportunity arises, alongside his full-time duties with McLaren in…

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  16. Formula 1 to scrap shark fins for 2018 08:08

    Formula 1 to scrap shark fins for 2018

    Formula 1 will no longer feature full-sized shark fins in 2018, after McLaren opposed a planned retention of the aerodynamic plane for commercial…

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  17. Thursday 23 November 2017

  18. Alonso: Zero doubts over McLaren-Renault 16:22

    Alonso: Zero doubts over McLaren-Renault

    Fernando Alonso says he has "zero doubts" with regards to McLaren's decision to unite with Renault, as it prepares for its final event with Honda at this…

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  19. Wednesday 22 November 2017

  20. Honda eyes positive end to McLaren chapter 14:12

    Honda eyes positive end to McLaren chapter

    Honda says it hopes to cap its three-year relationship with McLaren on a positive note at this weekend's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Honda returned…

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  21. Tuesday 21 November 2017

  22. Van Buren wins McLaren's WFG contest 18:26

    Van Buren wins McLaren's WFG contest

    Rudy van Buren has been appointed as one of McLaren's Formula 1 Simulator Drivers for the 2018 campaign after triumphing in its World's Fastest Gamer…

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  23. Alonso: Abu Dhabi will be 'trickier' than Brazil 10:42

    Alonso: Abu Dhabi will be 'trickier' than Brazil

    Fernando Alonso expects this weekend's season finale in Abu Dhabi to be "trickier" for McLaren-Honda than the previous round in Brazil, where he scored…

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  24. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 10 10:02

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 10

    On day 10 of the World's Fastest Gamer finals, McLaren's two finalists were given the incredible opportunity to use the team's state-of-the-art Formula 1…

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  25. Monday 20 November 2017

  26. Vandoorne 'more comfortable than ever' 17:24

    Vandoorne 'more comfortable than ever'

    Stoffel Vandoorne says that he feels "more comfortable than ever" at McLaren after making significant progress over the course of his first season in Formula…

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  27. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 9 09:40

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 9

    Sunday was a day of rest for World's Faster Gamer finalists Rudy and Freek, but the coaches were as busy as ever studying the data gathered from the past few…

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  28. Sunday 19 November 2017

  29. Video: World's Fastest Gamer - Day 8 05:42

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer - Day 8

    Catch up with the latest from McLaren's World's Fastest Gamer contest as the three finalists visit Carlin's simulator before the candidates are whittled down to…

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  30. Saturday 18 November 2017

  31. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 7 05:58

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 7

    Catch up with the latest from McLaren's 'World's Fastest Gamer' programme, as the finalists complete a gruelling Le Mans 24 Hours, before six are whittled down…

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  32. Friday 17 November 2017

  33. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 6 09:44

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 6

    A day of firsts for the World's Fastest Gamer final six, as they spend the morning in a McLaren simulator, before tackling the 24 Hours of Le Mans on iRacing.

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  34. Wednesday 15 November 2017

  35. Feature: McLaren's 'Champions League' search 12:32

    Feature: McLaren's 'Champions League' search

    McLaren has already signed up Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne for 2018, with Lando Norris in reserve, but its quest for a simulator driver is breaking new…

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  36. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 4 10:53

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 4

    Indy 500 recap, driver reactions and Japanese Grand Prix qualifying shootouts wrap up McLaren's fourth episode of World's Fastest Gamer TV...

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  37. Tuesday 14 November 2017

  38. Video: World's Fastest Gamer - Day 3 10:38

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer - Day 3

    Catch up with the latest from McLaren's World's Fastest Gamer contest, as the finalists embark on a full day of testing, media activities and a full…

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  39. McLaren drivers back tyre test cancellation 08:26

    McLaren drivers back tyre test cancellation

    McLaren drivers Stoffel Vandoorne and Lando Norris have backed the decision to cancel this week's two-day tyre test at Interlagos, amid security concerns. A…

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  40. Monday 13 November 2017

  41. Tyre test called off amid security concerns 15:34

    Tyre test called off amid security concerns

    Pirelli's planned tyre test with McLaren at Interlagos has been called off, amid security concerns, with the manufacturer the latest to be attacked when leaving…

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  42. Vandoorne laments missed points chance 15:04

    Vandoorne laments missed points chance

    Stoffel Vandoorne was left to rue what might have been after retiring on the opening lap of the Brazilian Grand Prix, as a result of an incident with Kevin…

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  43. Sunday 12 November 2017

  44. Norris to make F2 debut in Abu Dhabi 21:05

    Norris to make F2 debut in Abu Dhabi

    McLaren-backed youngster Lando Norris will make his debut in the Formula 2 championship at the final round of the season in Abu Dhabi, as he evaluates his 2018…

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  45. Alonso: Lack of power was 'amazing' 19:21

    Alonso: Lack of power was 'amazing'

    McLaren's Fernando Alonso labelled Honda's lack of straight-line speed as "amazing" and says the situation is "quite worrying" for Toro Rosso, after he finished…

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  46. Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 1 13:24

    Video: World's Fastest Gamer finals - Day 1

    From cognitive processing tests, to a tour of the McLaren Technology Centre and a first go in the 'Super-Sim', the World's Fastest Gamer finals have begun...

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  47. Saturday 11 November 2017

  48. Alonso wary of recovering Ricciardo, Hamilton 19:10

    Alonso wary of recovering Ricciardo, Hamilton

    Fernando Alonso hailed a "fantastic" starting position for McLaren-Honda at the Brazilian Grand Prix, though remains wary of the compromised Daniel Ricciardo…

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  49. Friday 10 November 2017

  50. McLaren's long run pace boosts Vandoorne 20:22

    McLaren's long run pace boosts Vandoorne

    McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne enthused over the team's long-run performance during practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix, believing it to be one of its strongest…

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  51. Thursday 9 November 2017

  52. Video: Life of a Formula 1 simulator driver 18:01

    Video: Life of a Formula 1 simulator driver

    Oliver Turvey, McLaren’s Test and Development Driver, talks about his simulator role and how the World’s Fastest Gamer winner will have to adapt to the…

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  53. Wednesday 8 November 2017

  54. Video: Getting to know McLaren's Zak Brown 14:51

    Video: Getting to know McLaren's Zak Brown

    Get to know more about Zak Brown, McLaren Technology Group's Executive Director, in this video interview produced by the Woking-based operation.

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  55. Alonso's hopes raised after Mexico 'surprise' 13:25

    Alonso's hopes raised after Mexico 'surprise'

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda is approaching this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix with "a bit more expectation" after scoring a point last time out in…

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  56. Video: McLaren looks ahead to WFG finals 12:08

    Video: McLaren looks ahead to WFG finals

    McLaren looks ahead to the finale of its World's Fastest Gamer process, as 12 of the best gamers get set to battle it out for the prize of becoming its official…

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  57. Tuesday 7 November 2017

  58. Video: Human performance in Formula 1 06:22

    Video: Human performance in Formula 1

    Michael Collier, Head of Human Performance at McLaren Applied Technologies, explains how the human performance of the World's Fastest Gamer finalists will be…

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  59. Monday 6 November 2017

  60. McLaren presents Norris as reserve driver 12:04

    McLaren presents Norris as reserve driver

    European Formula 3 champion Lando Norris will become McLaren's official test and reserve driver for the 2018 season, providing back-up to Fernando Alonso and…

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  61. Friday 3 November 2017

  62. Honda takes 'positivity' from Mexico speed 10:55

    Honda takes 'positivity' from Mexico speed

    Honda chief Yusuke Hasegawa says the manufacturer has taken "positivity" from its performance at the Mexican Grand Prix, after McLaren scored a point. Honda…

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  63. Video: F1 simulator insights with McLaren 07:12

    Video: F1 simulator insights with McLaren

    How will the McLaren World's Fastest Gamer winner be helping the team in the simulator and at the track? Vehicle Dynamics Engineer Michael Rackstraw explains.

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  64. Thursday 2 November 2017

  65. Horner: Red Bull to remain Renault benchmark 14:09

    Horner: Red Bull to remain Renault benchmark

    Red Bull expects to remain the benchmark for Renault in 2018, despite McLaren taking on the manufacturer's engines, according to team boss Christian…

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  66. Feature: Alonso, McLaren hungrier than ever 09:00

    Feature: Alonso, McLaren hungrier than ever

    Fernando Alonso and McLaren will stick together in 2018, both parties pushing for a return to winning ways. After their recent struggles, the hunger to succeed…

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  67. Video: Norris' path towards F1 with McLaren 05:42

    Video: Norris' path towards F1 with McLaren

    Lando Norris talks about his path towards Formula 1, as part of McLaren's young driver programme, in this mini documentary for UNILAD Sport.

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  68. Monday 30 October 2017

  69. Vandoorne felt points were up for grabs 17:08

    Vandoorne felt points were up for grabs

    McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne believes the squad's lack of straight-line speed, and a mistimed Virtual Safety Car related pit call, cost him a chance of…

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  70. Alonso: Hamilton had it 'too easy' in 2017 10:32

    Alonso: Hamilton had it 'too easy' in 2017

    Fernando Alonso says Lewis Hamilton has had it "too easy" in 2017 and has vowed to give his former team-mate a harder time when McLaren switches to Renault…

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  71. Sunday 29 October 2017

  72. Video: Mexican GP altitude challenge 16:06

    Video: Mexican GP altitude challenge

    With the Mexican Grand Prix taking place over 2,200 metres above sea level, McLaren explains the challenges posed by the high altitude at the Autódromo…

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  73. McLaren had 'best car' in qualifying - Alonso 10:14

    McLaren had 'best car' in qualifying - Alonso

    Fernando Alonso believes McLaren had the "best car" during qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix, though is braced for a challenging race due to his grid…

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  74. Saturday 28 October 2017

  75. Alonso: McLaren 'sacrificing' Mexico for future 09:24

    Alonso: McLaren 'sacrificing' Mexico for future

    Fernando Alonso says McLaren has to "sacrifice" its chances of a strong result at the Mexican Grand Prix, in order to boost its prospects at the final two…

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  76. Friday 27 October 2017

  77. Vandoorne back to Spec 3.7 after FP1 issue 17:04

    Vandoorne back to Spec 3.7 after FP1 issue

    McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne will revert to Honda's Spec 3.7 power unit in Mexico after an anomaly was detected on his new specification engine on Friday…

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  78. Thursday 26 October 2017

  79. Alonso, Vandoorne to get sizeable grid drops 19:29

    Alonso, Vandoorne to get sizeable grid drops

    McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne will both be hit with sizeable grid penalties at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, after taking on an…

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  80. Alonso to contest Daytona 24 Hours in 2018 16:39

    Alonso to contest Daytona 24 Hours in 2018

    Fernando Alonso will make his debut at the Daytona 24 Hours next year with United Autosports, the team co-owned and chaired by McLaren chief Zak Brown, the…

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  81. Tuesday 24 October 2017

  82. Alonso expects Mexican GP grid penalty 16:25

    Alonso expects Mexican GP grid penalty

    McLaren-Honda's Fernando Alonso says he is braced for a back-of-the-grid start at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, in the wake of his engine failure in the…

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  83. Monday 23 October 2017

  84. McLaren 'deserved' Austin points - Alonso 12:56

    McLaren 'deserved' Austin points - Alonso

    Fernando Alonso hailed an "amazing performance" from McLaren at the United States Grand Prix and believes the operation deserved points, before an MGU-H failure…

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  85. Sunday 22 October 2017

  86. Vandoorne gets additional 25-place drop 17:29

    Vandoorne gets additional 25-place drop

    Stoffel Vandoorne is set to incur an additional 25-place grid penalty for taking on new power unit components, after Honda detected an issue with his MGU-H…

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  87. Alonso: First lap crucial in points push 13:14

    Alonso: First lap crucial in points push

    Fernando Alonso is wary that McLaren could be "exposed" on the opening lap of the United States Grand Prix due to its speed deficit, but is hopeful of pushing…

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  88. Saturday 21 October 2017

  89. Alonso hints at Daytona 24 Hours outing 20:40

    Alonso hints at Daytona 24 Hours outing

    Fernando Alonso has suggested that he would like to compete at next year's Daytona 24 Hours, having renewed with McLaren in Formula 1 for a further…

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  90. Alonso: Friday's lost mileage 'quite painful' 07:34

    Alonso: Friday's lost mileage 'quite painful'

    Fernando Alonso described his lost mileage at the Circuit of the Americas on Friday as "quite painful", having planned to test a range of new…

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  91. Friday 20 October 2017

  92. Video: Spanish lessons - the bloopers 18:42

    Video: Spanish lessons - the bloopers

    Check out the Blooper Reel from McLaren's 'Spanish Lessons' video, as the team prepares to spend another year with Fernando Alonso...

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  93. Penalties for Hülkenberg, Vandoorne, Hartley 16:53

    Penalties for Hülkenberg, Vandoorne, Hartley

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg, McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne and Toro Rosso's Brendon Hartley will all take power unit-related grid penalties at the United States…

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  94. Thursday 19 October 2017

  95. Video: Spanish Lessons, McLaren style 20:01

    Video: Spanish Lessons, McLaren style

    Watch as the guys and girls at the McLaren Technology Centre prepare for 2018 with the help of some very unusual accents, as the team confirms Fernando Alonso…

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  96. Brown: Alonso buys into McLaren direction 16:51

    Brown: Alonso buys into McLaren direction

    McLaren Executive Director Zak Brown says Fernando Alonso "buys into the direction" the outfit is taking, after confirmation that the Spaniard will stay onboard…

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