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Brazilian GP: Pirelli, McLaren cancel tyre testing after robberies

Brazilian GP: Pirelli, McLaren cancel tyre testing after robberies

Pirelli and McLaren have cancelled tyre testing amid security concerns following another armed robbery attempt near Sao Paulo's Formula 1 circuit.

Nov 14, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
Red Bull to remain Renault benchmark, says Christian Horner

Red Bull to remain Renault benchmark, says Christian Horner

Renault's own works team are currently seventh in the 10 team constructors' championship with two races remaining while McLaren are ninth.

Nov 01, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
McLaren drivers face hefty penalties in Mexico

McLaren drivers face hefty penalties in Mexico

Former champions McLaren are ninth in the championship and 20 points adrift of eighth-placed Haas with three races remaining.

Oct 27, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
Fernando Alonso to continue with McLaren in 2018

Fernando Alonso to continue with McLaren in 2018

Spanish Formula One driver Fernando Alonso, world champion in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, said he would continue with McLaren for one more season.

Oct 20, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Fernando Alonso to decide future after McLaren’s Renault switch

Fernando Alonso to decide future after McLaren’s Renault switch

McLaren are expected to announce at the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday an end to their troubled three-year partnership with the Japanese manufacturer and a new deal with Renault starting next season.

Sep 15, 2017, 00:10 AM IST

Formula One needs two races in China, says McLaren boss Zak Brown

The American also suggested the calendar should feature an updated `Asian Tour` grouping the key races in the region -- Japan, Singapore, China and other venues to be determined such as Thailand.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
Bahrain Grand Prix: McLaren's Fernando Alonso, Stoffel Vandoorne fail to make it to even starting grid

Bahrain Grand Prix: McLaren's Fernando Alonso, Stoffel Vandoorne fail to make it to even starting grid

The Spaniard, who will miss next month`s Monaco Grand Prix to race the Indianapolis 500, had already made his feelings evident in radio outbursts heard by a television audience of millions around the world.

Apr 17, 2017, 11:00 AM IST
Zak Brown needs to see a psychiatrist, says Red Bull team chief Christian Horner

Zak Brown needs to see a psychiatrist, says Red Bull team chief Christian Horner

McLaren`s decision to let Alonso go to Indianapolis was widely greeted as a welcome breath of fresh air by many others in the paddock before Horner`s outburst.

Apr 15, 2017, 08:44 AM IST
Mclaren driver Jenson Button to return at Monaco Formula One Grand Prix

Mclaren driver Jenson Button to return at Monaco Formula One Grand Prix

Monaco resident Button, who handed over his McLaren seat to Belgian rookie Stoffel Vandoorne at the end of last season while remaining under contract to the team, won the showcase race in 2009 with Brawn GP.

Apr 14, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
McLaren's Fernando Alonso to miss next month's Monaco GP for Indy 500

McLaren's Fernando Alonso to miss next month's Monaco GP for Indy 500

The two showpiece races take place on May 28 and McLaren -- whose fortunes have plummeted in F1 -- "will enter a single car in the 101st Indianapolis 500," said a team statement.

Apr 12, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Formula One: Fernando Alonso sad and disappointed by McLaren's testing issues on opening day

Formula One: Fernando Alonso sad and disappointed by McLaren's testing issues on opening day

McLaren have not won a race since 2012 and the last two seasons, the first of a renewed relationship with the Japanese carmakers, have been fraught with under-performance and unreliability.

Feb 28, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton warns 'Outdated F1 not winning', demands new owners modernise sport

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton warns 'Outdated F1 not winning', demands new owners modernise sport

Hamilton said on Wednesday that technical changes caused by wider, bigger and faster cars could actually decrease rather than increase the amount of overtaking that Formula One fans so enjoy.

Feb 23, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Nico Rosberg wanted McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to replace him at Mercedes

Nico Rosberg wanted McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to replace him at Mercedes

The German marque has up Williams driver Valtteri Bottas as Lewis Hamilton`s new teammate for the forthcoming Formula One season.

Feb 07, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
Formula One: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton launches competition for fans to design his new helmet

Formula One: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton launches competition for fans to design his new helmet

Mercedes are due to unveil the new car at Silverstone on Feb. 23 with the season starting in Australia on March 26.

Jan 27, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Russian officials acknowledge doping `conspiracy`: Report

Russian officials acknowledge doping `conspiracy`: Report

McLaren, in his report in July, detailed an elaborate scheme to manipulate drug tests at the 2014 Sochi Games and saying it involved the Russian sports ministry FSB security service.

Dec 28, 2016, 17:00 PM IST
McLaren shareholders have rejected bids, not looking to sell

McLaren shareholders have rejected bids, not looking to sell

There was also speculation in September that U.S. technology giant Apple had made an approach to invest in or buy McLaren.

Nov 18, 2016, 23:54 PM IST
McLaren's Jenson Button might leave F1 for Japan's Super GT or Rallycross next year

McLaren's Jenson Button might leave F1 for Japan's Super GT or Rallycross next year

Button is 15th in the drivers` championship on 17 points after 14 of 21 races.

Sep 14, 2016, 21:41 PM IST
Teams offered chance to invest in F1 after takeover

Teams offered chance to invest in F1 after takeover

New Formula One chairman Chase Carey said some had already expressed an interest in investing.

Sep 08, 2016, 23:08 PM IST
Jenson Button turned down offers from rival stables: McLaren

Jenson Button turned down offers from rival stables: McLaren

The 36-year-old Briton, world champion in 2009, announced on Saturday that he was stepping out of his race seat with the team next year to be replaced by Belgian Stoffel Vandoorne.

Sep 04, 2016, 16:51 PM IST
Findings from WADA's report on Russian doping scandal – Here are the key pointers!

Findings from WADA's report on Russian doping scandal – Here are the key pointers!

The Moscow laboratory operated, for the protection of doped Russian athletes, within a state-dictated failsafe system.

Jul 18, 2016, 19:48 PM IST