With 46 years in motor racing under his belt, former chief mechanic to Ayrton Senna, Neil Trundle, takes some time out to reminisce about his days on the race team with one of F1′s pre-eminent legends, and shares some of the lesser known stories about what life was like inside the garage during the late 1980′s. Subscribe and be the first to watch exclusive content from the Official McLaren YouTube channel: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
At Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014, our current demo car, MP4/26, will deliver all the sound and fury expected of top-level grand prix machinery. Here she is getting prepped and ready to roll. We’ll also be running the 1974 M23 that won our first world championship, driven by its champion driver, Emerson Fittipaldi himself, and the the MP4/2 from 1984, an era-defining turbo car that rewrote the history books when it won 12 of the season’s 16 races.
Egg heads meet petrol heads – it’s nearly time for the third and final instalment of ‘TOONED presents Mobil 1′! Here’s a sneak peek ahead of the full episode. Head to the Mobil 1 YouTube channel on Thursday 19th June for the full release: Subscribe and be the first to watch exclusive content from the Official McLaren YouTube channel: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
Perfection Under Pressure: What do Grand Prix starts and football penalty shoot-outs have in common? SAP takes us on a journey of data analysis in these respective sports to see how data drives performance and decision making across the disciplines. Subscribe and be the first to watch exclusive content from the Official McLaren YouTube channel: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
The first instalment in our "Behind the Legends" video series, we explore what life was like working with the Greats, such as Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna, with first person accounts from the very mechanics that helped them achieve greatness. In this episode we hear from Indy Lall, mechanic on the McLaren International race team, who first experienced an F1 win at the 1981 British Grand Prix. By 1986, after a brief stint in North America, he became ‘the Professor’s’ number-one mechanic, steering Alain to his second-successive world championship
Ready for take two? Get set for a trip back to 1974 with Part 2 of ‘TOONED presents Mobil 1′. Here’s a sneak peek ahead of the full episode, which airs on Thursday 5th June
Mobil1 TOONED is coming soon to a screen near you. Catch a sneak peek of Jenson Button, Tony Stewart and new recruit Kevin Magnussen in this teaser video. Stay Tooned for the full release on the Mobil 1 YouTube channel on Friday 23rd May: The new series of ‘TOONED presents Mobil 1′ is on its way.
Ayrton Senna’s qualifying lap during the 1988 Monaco Grand Prix is widely regarded as the best single lap in F1 history. On May 1st, 20 years to the day since Ayrton was killed in a fatal crash in the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix, the Official McLaren YouTube channel presents an epic portrayal of Senna’s Monaco ’88 qualifying lap to commemorate the life and career of a legend. A career that spanned 161 races, and included 41 wins and 65 pole positions..
On May 1st, 20 years to the day since Ayrton Senna was killed in a fatal crash in the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix, we’ll be releasing something a little bit special to commemorate the life and career of our three-time world champion, Ayrton Senna. Here’s a preview. A career that spanned 161 races, and included 41 wins and 65 pole positions…
The 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix marks McLaren Mercedes driver Jenson Button’s 250th Grand Prix. To celebrate, we asked him to give us a run down of his top 10 McLaren drives. Subscribe to our channel and never miss any of our exclusive videos: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
In the changing landscape of F1 in 2014, what is the role of data in providing cutting-edge insights into the car’s performance? Data experts SAP introduce the next chapter of The Perfect Lap, featuring exclusive on-board footage from Jenson Button’s MP4-29 as he describes the impact of the new 2014 F1 regulations on performance.
The 2014 Australian GP is nearly upon us. Take a sneak peek at the McLaren Mercedes MP4-29 in action on track and in the garage with Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen. Subscribe to our channel and never miss any of our exclusive videos: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
Two years ago, Santander planted the seed of a London Grand Prix. 2014: Could this dream now become a reality? Ambitious plans to create a unique London Grand Prix were merely an enthusiastic flight of fancy, albeit heavily grounded in reality.
Have you been for a spin in the McLaren Mercedes MP4-29? Take the 360 tour of the 2014 F1 season challenger here: #player-360 Subscribe to our channel and never miss any of our exclusive videos: McLaren.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | +McLaren Instagram |
Kevin Magnussen, new McLaren Mercedes driver for 2014, talks about his first season in Formula 1, driving for McLaren, and his development under the McLaren Young Driver Programme.
The boys are back in town for the season finale of Tooned 50. The stellar line up features Alain Prost, Mika Hakinnen, James Hunt, Emerson Fittipaldi and of course Jenson Button and Sergio Perez. Keep an eye out for a cameo from F1′s favourite commentator, Murray Walker.
The MP4/1 made possibly the largest single contribution to driver safety of any innovation in the sport’s history. The McLaren Project 4 Chassis 1 brought a change to McLaren’s established nomenclature, standing for McLaren Project Four, and bore the distinction of being the first carbon composite Formula 1 design. Find out more here:
É o que muitos de vocês estavam aguardando. No episódio 6 de Tooned 50, o professor M e sua equipe estão unidos pelo grande Ayrton Senna. Com as vozes de Jenson Button e Sergio Perez, este episódio também recebe Bruno Senna como a voz de Ayrton fazendo uma homenagem ao seu tio.
It’s the one many of you have been waiting for. In episode 6 of Tooned 50 Professor M and the crew are joined by the great Ayrton Senna. Featuring the voices of Jenson Button and Sergio Perez, this episode also welcomes Bruno Senna as the voice of Ayrton, in a fitting tribute to his uncle.