Jenson Button: "I’ll just take whatever the weather brings tomorrow.”
Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen drove faultlessly on Friday free practice.
With an average speed of 225km/h (139mph), Suzuka is one of the fastest circuits on the F1 calendar.
Eric Boullier: “Clearly, P9 and P11 is nothing to write home about, and we’re far from satisfied."
A suite of new components was introduced for this weekend.
Two Formula One teams had news to announce on Monday.
Held on a tortuous street circuit in the heart of the city-state, the race is undoubtedly a highlight of the season.
Kevin Magnussen: “The team has done a great job to deliver this Monza-specific package”
Kevin Magnussen: Hopefully, we should be able to get a good qualifying result.
‘La Pista Magica’ is the next stop on the Formula 1 calendar.
Eric Boullier: “Formula 1 delivered a magnificent afternoon’s entertainment here in Belgium today”
Kevin Magnussen and Jenson Button qualified P7 and P10 respectively.
Jenson Button: “With our low-downforce set-up, Eau Rouge is, er, interesting: you’ve got oversteer at more than 300km/h!”
Formula 1 returns to action this weekend at one of the world’s most challenging circuits.
Eric Boullier has admitted McLaren is looking to eventually "refresh" its driver lineup.
McLaren's current car is a "rolling laboratory" for the start of the works Honda era beginning in 2015.