Tag: Ron Dennis
F1: McLaren announces management shake-up
The McLaren group has unveiled a management restructure as its chairman Richard Lapthorne announced his resignation, almost exactly one year after he was appointed, saying that his work at Woking was complete.
F1: Ron Dennis joins new Motorsport Hall of Fame
A new UK hall of fame for motorsport’s great and good has opened its doors for the first time – with McLaren Group chairman Ron Dennis among the inductees.Tagged as: McLaren, Ron Dennis
McLaren road car offers prospect of UK jobs boost
Work on a new McLaren road car could boost UK manufacturing to the tune of more than 800 jobs as well as supporting the country’s exports, according to Ron Dennis.Tagged as: McLaren Automotive, Ron Dennis
McLaren diversifies away from F1
McLaren is to move its focus away from Formula One racing and towards production cars, according to an announcement from the company this morning.Tagged as: Formula One, Martin Whitmarsh, McLaren, McLaren Automotive, Mercedes, Richard Lapthorne, Ron Dennis, Teddy Mayer
F1: Just how big a problem does McLaren have?
The latest episode of the F1 soap opera has a twist that no-one was expecting – McLaren’s apparent failure to develop a competitive car. Just how bad are its problems?
Over the white line: Footballers avoid the Hamilton treatment in Seville
In a news-packed week when Formula One and several other racing series began gearing up for the start of their new season, the main item to catch our eye was football-related. But bear with us.
F1: Teddy Mayer, founder of McLaren, dies
The racing world in Britain and America is mourning the loss of a major figure this week – Teddy Mayer, the man who co-founded McLaren and who took the team to an iconic F1 world championship and Indy 500 double.Categorised under: Archive, F1, IndyCar SeriesTagged as: Emerson Fittipaldi, Indianapolis 500, James Hunt, McLaren, Roger Penske, Ron Dennis, Teddy Mayer
Over the white line: a sign of the times for Bentley
What is the world coming to when you have to instruct your staff to run the Bentley on used chip fat?Categorised under: Archive, F1, IndyCar Series