F1 » McLaren celebrates 50 years


Half a century ago, one of motorsport's biggest names was brought into the world in a small, cramped workshop in southern England...

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Taipan

September 02, 2013 11:54 AM

The full interview with Dennis is on GPtoday and Pitpass it makes for quite interesting reading.

"I know that there are a number of people within McLaren who remain convinced that Mika was the quickest driver we've ever had - and that's saying something."

That was one of the interesting bits.

"even when you run a team with absolute driver equality, which I'm proud to say we've always done"

And that was complete boll**ks, if anyone believes that I have some magic beans to sell them!

But happy 50th McLaren, F1 wouldn't be the same without you.

FVA47

September 02, 2013 6:36 PM

Quite a milestone to reach. I wonder if Ron Dennis imagined his company would be where it is now when he started his 1st company, Rondel Racing with Neil Trundle! in the early 70's

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