Tag Archives: Martin WHITMARSH

Whitmarsh explains Super Licence proceedure


With Daniil Kvyat having been granted a Formula 1 super licence to take in part in the opening practice ahead of Sunday’s United States Grand Prix the process for selecting eligible drivers will be once again under the spotlight. The … Continue reading

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McLaren aiming for a strong end to season


With Sergio Perez and Jenson Button both having shown encouraging signs of progress in India and Abu Dhabi the mindset within McLaren has clearly changed with the positive signs offering encouragement to senior figures within the team. In India Sergio … Continue reading

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McLaren looking to place driver in GP2?


With Fabio Leimer having been crowned the 2013 GP2 champion following his fourth place finish in the Abu Dhabi feature race. The 24 year old Swiss driver has raced in the series for the last four years and prior to … Continue reading

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Perez left disappointed by missed opportunity but future looks secure


Sergio Perez starred in Q2 by setting the fifth fastest time but a mistake on his Q3 lap and yellow flags, for Lewis Hamilton’s stricken Mercedes, cost him the chance to replicate that form in the final ten minutes. The … Continue reading

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McLaren shifting focus to 2014 car


McLaren have for the first time in 2013 acknowledged that their focus is shifting towards developing next year’s car for the radical new regulation package that will include turbo charged engines and only 100 litres of fuel available for the … Continue reading

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McLaren-Honda will return to Formula 1 in 2015


McLaren has today confirmed that from 2015 they will once again be powered by Honda engines. The partnership that dominated Formula 1 during the late eighties will be rekindled during the new era of Formula 1 engine regulations which see … Continue reading

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Disappointing opening day for McLaren will see them scrambling for points


It was a trying opening day for McLaren with Jenson Button and Sergio Perez ending practice languishing in the midfield. The MP4-28 looked a handful for both drivers and there is clearly much work to be done ahead of qualifying … Continue reading

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