McLaren: Ocon’s Mercedes ties were “a tick in the wrong box”

Ocon was a strong contender for a seat at McLaren, and had even had a seat fitting earlier this year as the team pondered a potential mid-season switch for the youngster. But the McLaren talks went quiet when Ocon looked set for a move to Renault instead, only for that option to fall through when the French car manufacturer took Daniel Ricciardo. While Mercedes, which looks after Ocon’s ... ... Keep reading