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McLaren: A promising start to our Monaco weekend

Given the changeable weather, today’s practice sessions were all about providing the drivers with the mileage needed to familiarise themselves with the tricky Monaco circuit. Following overnight rain,...
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Button admits he exaggerated McLaren’s woes

Jenson Button presented a less gloomy picture of McLaren's Formula 1 prospects ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix, 10 days after he openly doubted whether the misfiring former champions would score any points...
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Dennis: Boullier got a good kick in the arse

McLaren supremo Ron Dennis shocked employees at the team's Woking headquarters by launching a morale deflating attack on them and particularly racing director Eric Boullier, amid the team's high profile...
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Alonso: I think we will get points in Monaco

Undeterred by his last points prediction coming back to bite him, Fernando Alonso has said he expects his misfiring McLaren Formula 1 team to open their account for the season in Monaco this...
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McLaren preview the Monaco Grand Prix

Monaco is unlike any other venue in Formula One. It’s the shortest and slowest circuit on the calendar, but it’s also one of the most challenging, owing to the narrowness of the Principality’s...
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McLaren: An extremely productive final day

Jenson Button took over driving duties on , and successfully ran through all the items on today’s run-plan. These included running measuring rakes on the car in the morning to capture aerodynamic data,...
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McLaren report from day one of Barcelona test

McLaren report from Day 1 of testing at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona, Spain. Date: Tuesday May 12 2015 Drive: Oliver Turvey Location: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (4.655km) Laps/km:...
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Alonso backs Button after Barcelona criticism

Fernando Alonso has defended his teammate Jenson Button, after the British driver let his positivity slip after the Spanish Grand Prix. McLaren-Honda's drivers and team management have been the epitome...
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McLaren wants helmet tear-off rethink

McLaren has called on Formula 1 to consider a rule tweak about the disposal of drivers' helmet visor tear-offs. The Honda-powered team found that Fernando Alonso's brake failure in the Spanish grand...
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Hamilton: McLaren underestimated Honda switch

Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton says he is surprised how much his old team McLaren is struggling in 2015, and believes his former team may have underestimated the challenge of partnering with Honda...