“I don’t see that there was ever an extraordinary spicy engine around”: McLaren boss Andreas Seidl raises doubts over the existence of the ‘Spicy’ Mercedes engine

McLaren boss Andreas Seidl confesses he saw nothing special in the ‘spicy’ Mercedes engines which were used in the final months of the 2021 season. Mercedes brought out an engine upgrade for Lewis Hamilton in the 2021 Brazilian Grand Prix.…

“We are very happy with Michael Masi”: McLaren boss Andreas Seidl feels that the F1 Race Director should be appreciated more for the work he puts in

McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl admits that his team has been very pleased with how F1 race director Michael Masi dealt with things.  Masi has been under fire recently with how he handled the last few laps of the Abu…

“I’m not a fan of this at all”: McLaren boss feels communication between the teams and FIA should not be broadcasted

McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl wants the words that are exchanged between F1 teams and the FIA to be private. At the inaugural Saudi Arabian GP, an exchange between the Red Bull team and race director Michael Masi received a…

“Ferrari are coming in very strong on us”: McLaren boss says that the team will be happy with a fourth place finish in the Constructor’s Championship this season

McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl admits that his team would be satisfied with a 4th place finish in the Championship in 2021.  McLaren’s season has been a story of two contrasting halves. They had a solid start to 2021 and…

“The Ferraris can boost from the beginning to the end”– McLaren boss admits Ferrari superiority; hard to claim P3 in standings now

McLaren boss Andreas Seidl confesses that jumping over Ferrarin in the last three races seems not possible for them after seeing their pace. Ferrari in the last two races absolutely mauled McLaren, and now leads by 31.5 points against them…

“With Stefano, we have the right man in charge” – After Toto Wolff, McLaren show their approval for F1 President Stefano Domenicali

“With Stefano, we have the right man in charge” – McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl is confident Stefano Domenicali will continue to do a stellar job as F1 President. The draft for the F1 2022 Calendar is ready, set to…

“Sometimes it’s good to have a break” – McLaren boss feels Daniel Ricciardo is rejuvenated after the summer break

“Sometimes it’s good to have a break” – McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl feels the summer break has helped Daniel Ricciardo recharge his batteries and get back to his best. Daniel Ricciardo had a sluggish start to his McLaren career…

“Several hundred thousand pounds”– McLaren boss Andreas Seidl reveal damage cost from Lando Norris’ crash

“Several hundred thousand pounds”– McLaren boss Andreas Seidl quotes the amount McLaren will have to spend to cover damages. The Belgian Grand Prix was havoc for Formula 1, as the rain didn’t stop for a bit on both Saturday and…

“I still feel pressure from them” – Lando Norris on his blossoming relationship with McLaren bosses Zak Brown and Andreas Seidl

“I still feel pressure from them” – Lando Norris speaks out on his chemistry with McLaren CEO Zak Brown and team principal Andreas Seidl. Lando Norris is in the form of his life, leading the McLaren team in their battle…

“It is a strong team with two strong drivers” – McLaren bringing upgrades to Hungary to extend points lead over Ferrari

“It is a strong team with two strong drivers” – McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl has confirmed bringing upgrades for the Hungarian Grand Prix. McLaren is currently P3 in the Constructors’ Standings and is in no mood to relinquish that…