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McLaren: New colour and engine for 2018 F1 season

McLaren have struggled with a Honda engine for the past three years McLaren have revealed the car they hope will return them to at least relative competitiveness. The MCL33 has switched from Honda to a Renault engine and is predominantly orange, echoing McLaren’s historic 1960s livery. The car is a clear design evolution of last […]

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Formula 1 gossip: Alonso, Hamilton, McLaren, Coulthard

Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton were team-mates at McLaren in 2007 Monday, 5 February McLaren boss Zac Brown says he expects the improved 2018 car to put Fernando Alonso in a position to resume his long-standing rivalry with former team-mate Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes. (Daily Express) McLaren’s technical director Tim Goss says the team are […]

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Honda reorganises F1 management team after McLaren split

McLaren had a total of 380 grid-penalty places during a strained final year with Honda Honda has reorganised its Formula 1 management team as it seeks to improve performance in 2018. The move comes as Honda splits with McLaren following three years of failure and moves to a new engine supply partnership with Toro Rosso. […]