Ron Dennis has likened Kevin Magnussen to champions Fernando Alonso and Mika Hakkinen, insisting the deposed rookie Dane's career is only on "pause".
Ron Dennis is planning to increase his shareholding in the McLaren Group so that he will have a majority stake.
Mere hours ago, his F1 career appeared over, but Jenson Button is now half of what Ron Dennis is hailing as "easily the best lineup" in F1 today.
A press conference has been set for tomorrow morning.
The long wait for news about McLaren's 2015 driver lineup finally appears to be over.
Eric Boullier said 'it's a question of days'.
The F1 world is now eyeing yet another date for the delayed announcement of McLaren's 2015 driver lineup.
A former long-serving McLaren driver and a team insider have criticised the British outfit for its handling of the 2015 driver lineup deliberations.
Eric Boullier: "On Tuesday and Wednesday, here in Abu Dhabi, we’ll be testing our hybrid McLaren-Honda MP4-29H/1X1 for the first time..."
Eric Boullier: "There’s no reason why both our drivers shouldn’t notch up decent results tomorrow, in fact.”