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McLaren: We don’t have any magic bullets

McLaren report from day one of the Bahrain Grand Prix, at Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir. Jenson Button, MP4-30-01 FP1: no tim - 2 laps - 20th FP2: 1m39.209s (+4.562s) - 15...
Jenson Button talks with his engineer.

Button: In Barcelona you’ll see a good step

McLaren are hoping for a boost in Barcelona next month even if Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix is another struggle, Jenson Button told media in Sakhir. "I think already in Barcelona you'll see a good...
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Alonso in top shape for years to come says trainer

McLaren driver Fernando Alonso will be in top physical shape for years to come, claims his personal trainer. After his mysterious Barcelona testing crash and hospitalisation, the Spanish driver...
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Boullier: Alonso is happy at McLaren

McLaren is standing firmly behind its new star driver Fernando Alonso as following his high-profile switch from the now-resurgent Ferrari to struggling McLaren-Honda, the Spaniard has been taking flak in...
Fernando Alonso on track.

McLaren preview Bahrain Grand Prix

McLaren preview the Bahrain Grand Prix, Round 4 of the 2015 Formula 1 world championship, at Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir. Bahrain International Circuit Snapshot Fernando...
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Briatore slams Alesi for mocking Alonso

Flavio Briatore has blasted former F1 and Ferrari driver Jean Alesi, who mocked Fernando Alonso during the Chinese Grand Prix last weekend. Media reports say Frenchman Alesi joked that Alonso "fainted...
Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button on track.

Button not Alonso had new diffuser in China

Fernando Alonso demonstrated his good mood by happily racing a step behind teammate Jenson Button in China. That is the claim of Germany's Auto Motor und Sport, revealing that the specification of the...
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McLaren play down expectations ahead of Bahrain

McLaren-Honda and its quest to rise from the back of the field, qualifying and the race in Shanghai did not deliver the promise that earlier practice sessions had. "We should not be too optimistic,"...
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Button handed time penalty for Maldonado collision

McLaren's Jenson Button was handed a time penalty that cost him 13th place in Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix after accepting responsibility for a collision with Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado. The 2009...
Jenson Button on track.

McLaren: We’d all hoped for a little more

McLaren-Honda will start 17th (Jenson Button) and 18th (Fernando Alonso) in tomorrow’s Chinese Grand Prix. Jenson’s first Q1 run saw him set a 1m39.936s lap-time. After boxing for fresh rubber, he...
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Alonso: I will end my F1 career with McLaren

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso expects to end his Formula One career at McLaren, the 33-year-old Spaniard said, confirming that the team he joined from Ferrari at the end of last season was likely...