New floor, wings and bodywork for McLaren at Spanish GP

The Woking-based outfit has been encouraged by progress it has made so far this season on the engine and chassis front – and missed out on a top-ten qualifying shootout place by less than one tenth of a second last time out in Russia.
Now, ahead of the start of the European season, the team is planning an aggressive development push to continue moving forward.
Reality check
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Verstappen: I was always going to stay at Red Bull

The Dutchman had been widely tipped to move from Toro Rosso for 2017, but in the wake of Daniil Kvyat’s early season struggles the switch to Red Bull Racing has taken place with immediate effect.
Had Verstappen not got his Red Bull chance next year, then it was understood there was scope in his contract for him to be a free agent in F1 – with Mercedes and Ferrari having been interested … Keep reading

Pujolar out at STR

Xevi Pujolar, Max Verstappen’s engineer at Toro Rosso has been dropped, as the team tries to sort out internal politics within the organisation. It seems that Pujolar was not getting along with the English engineers in the team but was protected as he was working with Verstappen. With the Futchman gone to Red Bull, Pujolar […]