I am very pleased and proud to be part of the McLaren Honda Formula 1 team. Being a member of the McLaren Young Driver Programme has been fantastic and I am honored to be a part of such a historic team..
McLaren Formula 1 reserve Stoffel Vandoorne has completed his deal to race in Japan’s Super Formula series in 2016. The reigning GP2 champion will line up with the Honda-powered Dandelion team that he tested with at Suzuka last year. Vandoorne, whose drive was announced as part of Honda’s confirmation of its 2016 motorsport plans, recently said […]
GP2 series champion Stoffel Vandoorne says he has been given no guarantees that he will have a race seat at the McLaren Formula 1 team in 2017. The Belgian dominated GP2 during the 2015 season, taking seven wins and 16 podiums on his way to the title. But despite his commanding year, Vandoorne has found […]
McLaren reserve Stoffel Vandoorne hopes his proposed Super Formula campaign will boost his chances of a 2017 Formula 1 drive and avoid him suffering the same fate as Kevin Magnussen. After a season racing alongside Jenson Button at McLaren in 2014, Magnussen was demoted to reserve as the team chose to keep Button in the […]
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says competing in Japan’s Super Formula class would be a “good preparation” for Stoffel Vandoorne before stepping up to Formula 1. Vandoorne romped to the 2015 GP2 title, but with F1 world champions Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button sticking around, McLaren has no room to promote its junior star. With […]
Belgian wins again in Abu Dhabi Stoffel Vandoorne has handed his team the perfect leaving gift by closing out his championship winning season with victory in the final feature race tonight in Abu Dhabi. His seventh win of the year also claimed the record for most wins in a season, to his obvious delight as […]