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HindustanTimes Sun,21 Sep 2014

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McLaren

season so far

Race Date Grid Finish Pts. Total Pts.
German 07/07 9 & 9 & 6 & 6 & 12 12
British 30/06 10 & 10 13 & 13 0 12
Canadian 09/06 12 & 12 11 & 11 0 12
Monaco 26/05 7 & 7 & 16 & 16 8 20
Spanish 12/05 8 & 8 & 9 & 9 & 6 26
Bahrain 21/04 10 & 10 10 & 10 9 35
Chinese 14/04 8 & 8 & 5 & 5 & 10 45
Malaysian 24/03 7 & 7 & 17 & 17 2 47
Australian 17/03 10 & 10 9 & 9 & 2 49

team profile

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McLaren last won the constructors' title in 1998 with Mika Hakkinen at the helm. It has since then been several long and barren seasons for the Woking-based outfit. The thirst for success was quenched only by the enrolment of a young prodigy, Lewis Hamilton. Over the last decade, the team has employed the services of star drivers like Kimi Räikkönen, Fernando Alonso, Juan Pablo Montoya and David Coulthard. However, the championship ...
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    team facts

    Team Base Woking, United Kingdom
    Team Country Great Britain
    Team Boss Martin Whitmarsh
    Test Driver Gary Paffett
    First Race 1966, Monaco Grand Prix
    Last Race 2013, German Grand Prix
    Team Races 732
    Team Wins 182
    Team Poles 155
    Team Podiums 483
    Team Fastest Laps 152
    Points 4759.5
    Constructor Champs 8
    Driver Champs 12

    engine facts

    Team Base Mercedes
    Team Country Mercedes-Benz FO 108F
    Team Boss MP4-28
    Test Driver Akebono
    First Race Semi-automatic, 7 + reverse
    Last Race 18,000 RPM
    Team Races Semi-automatic, 7 + reverse
    Team Wins 32
    Team Poles Pirelli
    Team Podiums Inboard torsion bar/damper system operated by pull

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