McLaren expects top service from Mercedes in final year together 18 October, 2013 The McLaren Mercedes partnership started in 1995 here with Mika Hakkinen at the wheel of the MP4-10 McLaren is not concerned engine supplier Mercedes will give the British team sub-standard service next year, as 2014 will be the final year of McLaren's long engine collaboration with Mercedes, as the sport moves from the current V8 to the radical new turbo V6 rules.
In the wake of the successful works partnership, however, McLaren is now just a paying customer of Mercedes, and moving to works Honda power in 2015.
Team figures have denied 2014 is a sort of ‘gap year' for McLaren.
It is therefore...
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