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Stoffel Vandoorne reckons McLaren will have “one of the strongest line-ups” next season after Fernando Alonso re-signed with the team.
The announcement may have stated that Fernando Alonso will “contest the 2018 championship” with McLaren, however, the Spaniard says his new contract is a “long-term” deal.
Stoffel Vandoorne is facing a five-place grid penalty for the United States GP after Honda fitted his MCL32 with an eighth internal combustion engine.
Cyril Abiteboul insists Renault are “not afraid” of new customer McLaren as they believe that in time they will have the ability to beat anyone.
Honda’s F1 chief Yusuke Hasegawa says the Japanese company’s decision to add more engineers and replace others has resulted in better reliability.