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McLaren F1 team sets deadline for engine decision amid Renault speculation

Fernando Alonso is waiting for an answer.

"Everybody is talking to everybody."

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Can Fernando Alonso win Indy? Here's why and why maybe not

Will his Honda engine hold up? The same question goes for the weather.

Honda engines like Alonso's have had a run of bad luck. One blew up on Friday.

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Indy not trying to 'poach' F1 drivers after Alonso

But they're not being actively recruited.

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Fernando Alonso gets quickly up to speed at the Brickyard

Alonso drove 222 mph in his IndyCar rookie test.

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Is Fernando Alonso preparing to sit out 2016?

If things don't improve at McLaren-Honda by the start of next season, Fernando Alonso could be given the option to sit out the year while the team gets through its teething pains.

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McLaren-Honda goes 8-bit in Turbo Heroes

Miss the 8-bit video games of your childhood? Well, they're back in the form of this animated clip from McLaren, in which Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso race and fight against the evil Exhaustus.

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F1 driver Jenson Button tapped for Top Gear gig?

Jenson Button could be preparing to shift out of Formula One and into a slot on the BBC's rebooted Top Gear, starring alongside new host Chris Evans.

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McLaren-Honda drops the bling for stealth F1 livery

After a decade racing in chrome, McLaren has revealed a new livery that replaces the black and chrome with a dark shade of gray in time for the 2015 Spanish Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso expects to retire after McLaren-Honda

Fernando Alonso has driven for some of the best teams in Formula One, but once he's done with his current deal at McLaren, he'll be done with the sport for good.

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McLaren refutes rampant Alonso rumors post-crash

As Fernando Alonso recovers in hospital, McLaren tries to sort out what went wrong that resulted in his crash at the F1 test session in Barcelona on Sunday. One thing it's sure of, though, is that he wasn't knocked out by an electrical fault.

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McLaren MP4-30 marks Honda's hotly anticipated F1 return

McLaren and Honda are climbing back into the cockpit together for the first time in 23 years with the launch of the MP4-30 for the 2015 Formula One World Championship.

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McLaren confirms Alonso, keeps Button

Every year a big game of musical chairs breaks out in the Formula One paddock, as some drivers try to hold on to their seats, some try to grab new ones and others are left without a seat for the following season. McLaren has been extremely reluctant to announce who would be sitting in its carbon-fiber seats next season, but it's finally spilled the beans.

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McLaren and Honda rekindle a winning combination

With the 2014 Formula One World Championship now drawn to a close, all eyes are fixed on next season. And for both McLaren and Honda, that means the dawn of a new era – or hopefully, the return to one bygone.

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McLaren gets on track with new Honda F1 engine

Of all the changes in store for next year's Formula One World Championship, few are as hotly anticipated as Honda's return as an engine supplier to the McLaren team. And with the current season drawing to a close, Honda has tweeted two images of the current car runni

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Honda exclusive to McLaren at least until 2017

Next year Honda will return to Formula One after a seven-year absence, bringing the first Japanese automaker to compete in the top-tier racing series back into the fold. But though it started in 1964 much as it ended in 2008, running its own team (much like Ferrari and Mercedes do today), its new F1 prog

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McLaren collaborating with Honda on future road cars?

McLaren and Honda may expand their alliance beyond the world of Formula 1, according a report from the UK's Autocar, which quotes McLaren CEO

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McLaren pondering Honda-powered 911 killer?

As one of the premier sports cars in the world, the Porsche 911 is always driving around with a target on its rear-engined backside. If a new report is to be believed, the latest automaker with plans to build a 911-fighting sports coupe could be McLaren. Motor Trend is reporting that the recent news that Jeffrey N. Ross