Martin Whitmarsh

Heavy Hulkenberg still on the scales at McLaren

"I only said that, next year, drivers would be hard pressed to be over 80 kilos" - Martin Whitmarsh

Bahrain controversy subsides for F1 in 2014

Mercedes' Ross Brawn said Bahrain had emerged as the ideal venue for crucial pre-season running of the new engines.

Whitmarsh keeps 'wild' Alonso rumours in headlines

Martin Whitmarsh: "We could afford to bring Alonso here next year."

Kaltenborn now rules out Barrichello for 2014

Monisha Kaltenborn told reporters on Saturday she only did not categorically rule out the 41-year-old for 2014 out of respect.

A productive day’s testing for McLaren at Korean International Circuit

Jenson Button: “In terms of performance, I think we might be a little bit closer to the Lotuses than we’ve been for the last couple of races..."

F1 teams expect 2014 calendar to be trimmed

"Let's see the real calendar and then we'll figure it out" - Christian Horner

Aragon likely new venue for McLaren-Pirelli test

Schmidt said Aragon, the Hermann Tilke-penned MotoGP track located in north eastern Spain, is the likely venue.

Bianchi staying at Marussia in 2014

Bianchi stays with Marussia next year but his teammate will be named later. With Cosworth gone in 2014, the team will switch to Ferrari power.

Button and Perez have positive mind set for Korean Grand Prix

Sergio Perez: “The Korea International Circuit is an interesting venue..."

McLaren had chances of podium in Singapore

Martin Whitmarsh: “Jenson and Checo both drove great, spirited, combative races here this afternoon”

McLaren's Perez admits need to improve

Martin Whitmarsh admitted Mexican Perez hasn't beaten teammate Jenson Button "consistently enough" in 2013.

McLaren's Button delivered a strong performance to qualify in 8th for the Singapore GP

Jenson Button: "“It’s always a very tough race here, but that’s what we do all the training for.”

Perez's place at McLaren not safe for 2014

Sergio Perez indicated on Thursday that he is yet to actually sign a new deal for 2014.

Alonso shoots down McLaren switch rumours

"McLaren? I love Ferrari, until the end" - Fernando Alonso

McLaren's Button made the 7th best time on Friday practice in Singapore

Jenson Button: “I’m pretty happy with P7; I wouldn’t mind being P7 on the grid, in fact.”

No actual 2014 talks with Alonso - Whitmarsh

Whitmarsh is being guarded in his comments because the 32-year-old Alonso is tightly under contract to Ferrari for the next few years.

McLaren, Honda eye Alonso

McLaren and Honda are already planning their combined future, and it concerns Fernando Alonso being paired with Jenson Button.

McLaren to announce 2014 drivers 'pretty soon'

Jonathan Neale, McLaren's managing director, comments on the ongoing speculation for their 2014 and possible future drivers.

Ferrari's 2014 lineup 'explosive' - Schumacher

"It will be exciting to watch" - Michael Schumacher.

McLaren the power behind Formula E

The British company is a key partner of Spark Racing Technology.

Just one point for McLaren on the Italian GP

Jenson Button: “A very hard-won championship point”

Experts doubt Raikkonen set for Ferrari return

It's hardly believed by Formula One experts that Kimi Raikkonen is going to re-join Ferrari.

Team bosses want Todt to stay FIA president

Team bosses believe that Jean Todt is doing a very good job.

Top-10 best time for McLaren on Friday practice at Monza

Jenson Button: “A positive day in terms of understanding the car”

Button wants Honda reunion in 2015

Jenson Button plans on staying with McLaren; mainly for the return of Honda in 2015

Button not denying new three-year deal imminent

Silly season has not ended with Button still not sure of his future with McLaren, and Ferrari will need a teammate for Alonso unless Massa does stay with the Prancing Horse "red" team.

McLaren is 50 today

From a tiny base, the team migrated through various premises in Colnbrook and Woking before settling upon its current site at the McLaren Technology Centre.

Whitmarsh not ruling out McLaren return for Raikkonen

An all-champion lineup would give McLaren positive media mileage in the season before the switch to Honda power.

McLaren's Button finished as started at Spa-Francorchamps

Jenson Button: “As always, it was really fun to race around this magnificent circuit”

McLaren's Button satisfied with qualifying results at Spa

Sergio Perez: “Tomorrow is another day – and we should be reasonably competitive if it rains.”

A good Friday practice for McLaren's Perez at Spa

Jenson Button: “It’s great to be back at Spa – the circuit is simply stunning!”

Pirelli confirms 2014 tyre size not changing

Paul Hembery has confirmed that Based on the information we have received from most of the teams, we have decided to keep the same tyre dimensions for 2014

Past history with many victories in Spa brings motivation for McLaren

Just one year ago Jenson Button had one of the most satisfying wins of his career at Spa-Francorchamps.

Magnussen could replace Bianchi in 2014 - report

This week, Marussia team boss John Booth admitted the team would like to keep its current drivers in 2014

Button and Pérez are top-10 at Hungaroring

Jenson Button: “We can take a lot of positives away from here”

High temperatures afected McLaren's Friday practice at Hungaroring

Sergio Perez: "Our aim for this weekend will be to score points and to have another decent weekend as we did in Germany.”

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team on Hungarian GP

The Hungaroring is the slowest permanent circuit on the 2013 Formula 1 calendar, and it’s also one of the most demanding.

Alonso not tiring of life at Ferrari

Recent speculation of Fernando Alonso leaving Ferrari was put to rest by the Spaniard.

Teams consider fallout of mid-season tyre chaos

The most obvious loser of the move from steel to kevlar-belted tyres was Mercedes.

McLaren's Button is top-ten on qualifying for the tomorrow's German GP

Jenson Button: " was one of the best laps I’ve done in a very long time."

Pirelli not taking all the blame - Hembery

Pirelli pointed the finger at those running extreme tyre pressures, wheel cambers and swapping rear tyres left to right.

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team is highly motivated for German GP

As is the norm this season, there are two DRS zones at the Nurburgring. On both occasions the cars are expected to exceed 300km/h, which should provide good slipstreaming opportunities during the race.

Pirelli changed tyres without consent at Silverstone - report

Reports concern Pirelli again! This time they are accused of not filing a report to the FIA that they had changed the construction of the tyres prior to the British Grand Prix.

McLaren switches resources for fresh start in 2014

Martin Whitmarsh admitted that they are putting a lot of resource and effort on next year's programme, a lot earlier than usual

A difficult Friday practice for McLaren at Silverstone

Sergio Perez: "I think we’re in a similar position to the last race, and still quite far from the front."

McLaren is preparing for 'home' Grand Prix

Jenson Button enters his home race seeking the 50th podium of his career – and his first at Silverstone – while team-mate Sergio Perez aims to take his second points finish at the racetrack.

McLaren looking for better performance in front home fans at Silverstone

Jenson Button enters his home race seeking the 50th podium of his career – and his first at Silverstone – while team-mate Sergio Perez aims to take his second points finish at the racetrack.

Lowe exit not cause of McLaren crisis - Button

Jenson Button doesn't think one individual is the reason the team is not performing

F1 holds breath for 'test-gate' hearing

While the world waits on the final outcome of the private tyre test between Pirelli and Mercedes, rumours take center stage

Testing to return during 21-race 2014 calendar

The majority of teams voted on Sunday to stage four two-day test sessions next year

McLaren do not score points in Canada

Sergio Perez: "This wasn’t the race we were hoping to have."

McLaren do not lose hope after weak qualifying in Canada

Martin Whitmarsh: "There’s still a lot to play for.”

Monaco watched a competitive McLaren

Jenson Button finished in 6th position and Perez car retired after overheating the front brakes.

McLaren team will work to get the best out of their cars in Monaco

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes: “We need to give it our all on Saturday”