31/12/2014 McLaren-Honda joins call for engine unfreeze Dec.31 (GMM) Honda has finally declared its position on the controversial 'engine freeze' in F1. As Mercedes utterly dominated the first season of the radical new turbo V6 era this year, […]
28/08/2015 McLaren not best car on 2015 grid – Honda Aug.28 (GMM) Honda insists it is not solely to blame for McLaren's woeful 2015 season. With the MP4-30 raced by champions Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button still seriously off the pace, […]
15/03/2017 Alonso ‘has spoken’ about 2018 – Boullier Mar.15 (GMM) Eric Boullier has admitted Fernando Alonso's future could depend on the competitiveness of the McLaren-Honda package in 2017.
On the face of it, the Anglo-Japanese […]
30/06/2015 Calls for engine rules fix grow louder Jun.30 (GMM) Calls for F1 to revisit the detail of its engine rules are growing stronger. In Austria, the full extent of the current situation became clear when McLaren's cars were […]
11/06/2015 Mercedes ‘listening’ to unfreeze arguments Jun.11 (GMM) Eric Boullier has tipped Mercedes to compromise over the current engine rules. Christian Horner, boss of the struggling Red Bull team, said this week that if the so-called […]
18/08/2015 McLaren-Honda not expecting big progress at Spa Aug.18 (GMM) It is not clear how much progress McLaren-Honda will make this weekend in Belgium. While much of the F1 world enjoyed its summer break, struggling engine supplier Honda has […]
27/08/2016 Honda plays down huge engine performance step Aug.27 (GMM) A Honda official has played down claims Honda may now be ready to start taking on the top F1 teams.
The Japanese marque has taken an engine upgrade to Spa that benefitted […]
27/09/2016 McLaren-Honda ‘ready to win’ – boss Sep.27 (GMM) McLaren-Honda is expecting to match engine pacesetters Mercedes next year.
Amid reports that Mercedes is now edging towards the 1000 horse power mark, McLaren's […]
03/03/2017 Wolff admits Ferrari ‘really fast’ Mar.3 (GMM) Toto Wolff says it is too soon to say Mercedes is still ahead of the field in 2017.
After the first of just two pre-season tests, the conventional wisdom is that Mercedes […]
04/02/2015 Jerez sees F1 move up a gear for 2015 Feb.4 (GMM) As the first test of the 2015 pre-season nears its end, more questions have emerged than have been answered. McLaren, for one, has struggled with its odd-sounding new works […]