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  • First Barcelona Test - Day Four
  • Alonso airlifted to hospital after testing crash
  • February 22, 2015: Fernando Alonso crashed during the final morning of this week's test at the Circuit de Catalunya and was taken to the medical centre as a precaution

  • First Barcelona Test - Day Two
  • Alonso buoyed by 'beautiful day'
  • February 20, 2015: Fernando Alonso is convinced McLaren is on the right path despite a limited day in Barcelona and insists the car feels good when he is able to complete laps

  • First Barcelona Test - Day Two
  • Ricciardo on top after positive day for Red Bull
  • February 20, 2015: Daniel Ricciardo led the mileage count and the timing screen on the second day of this week's test in Barcelona as Red Bull recorded its most encouraging day of 2015 so far

  • McLaren
  • Button keen to uncover Alonso's secrets
  • February 12, 2015: Jenson Button is looking forward to finding out Fernando Alonso's strengths and weaknesses as the two former world champions go head to head at McLaren this year

  • McLaren
  • Button to kick off Barcelona test for McLaren
  • February 11, 2015: McLaren has confirmed Jenson Button will kick off its testing schedule in Barcelona on February 19 as it looks to bounce back from a frustrating start to pre-season

  • Jerez Test - Day Three
  • Nasr quickest as McLaren-Honda makes limited progress
  • February 3, 2015: The third day of pre-season testing in Jerez saw Sauber's Felipe Nasr at the top of the timesheets, while McLaren made limited progress with its new Honda-powered MP4-30 and Red Bull were delayed by a lengthily Renault engine change

  • Jerez Test - Day Three
  • McLaren forced to end 'encouraging' day early
  • February 3, 2015: McLaren has been forced to cut short its third day of testing in Jerez due to a water cooling issue, ending its best day of pre-season so far

  • Jerez Test - Day One
  • Alonso: Slow start not a surprise
  • February 1, 2015: Fernando Alonso says he was expecting McLaren-Honda to endure a slow start to the 2015 pre-season and insists he has patience in spades from his frustrating tenure at Ferrar

  • Jerez Test - Day One
  • Vettel tops first day as McLaren hits early trouble
  • February 1, 2015: Sebastian Vettel ended his first day behind the wheel of the SF15-T at the top of the timesheets in Jerez, while in contrast the man he replaced at Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, managed just six laps at his new team McLaren

  • McLaren
  • McLaren launches new Honda-powered MP4-30
  • January 29, 2015: McLaren-Honda's hotly-anticipated MP4-30 was revealed to the world via an online launch on Thursday ahead of the new car's first test in Jerez next week

  • McLaren
  • Honda vetoed Alonso's 2015 Le Mans plans
  • January 17, 2015: Honda scuppered Fernando Alonso's plans to drive for Porsche in the 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours "at the last second", according to German media

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