News Details

Button backs Boullier appointment

British former Formula One world champion Jenson Button has endorsed the appointment of Eric Boullier as McLaren's new racing director as the restructuring of the team continues. Former Lotus team principal Boullier's arrival comes hot on the heels of Ron Dennis's return as chief executive officer, who ousted Martin Whitmarsh after McLaren's worst season in over 30 years in 2013 as they failed to make the podium once in 19 races. Whitmarsh is now expected to also be dismissed from his role as team principal. Boullier will report to Dennis, who guided McLaren to 10 world drivers' and seven constructors' titles while in charge of the team from 1982 to 2009, with a new intermediary position...
Full Story »
1y ago from SuperSport.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren confirm Boullier as Racing Director

McLaren have officially announced the appointment of former Lotus F1 team...
1y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Boullier appointed Racing Director at McLaren

McLaren has announced the appointment of former Lotus team boss Eric...
1y ago from Pitpass.com

McLaren appoint Boullier as racing director

McLaren have appointed former Lotus team principal Eric Boullier as their...
1y ago from Formula1.com

McLaren confirm Boullier appointment

McLaren have confirmed that former Lotus Team Principal Eric Boullier has...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Marquez: Lorenzo s speed vs. Rossi s experience

Marc Marquez's fourth DNF of the season means he is now all but certain...
12h ago from Crash.net

Doohan: Age hasn't hindered Rossi

MotoGP Legend and five time 500cc World Champion Mick Doohan gives his...
13h ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi & Lorenzo’s two-day test at Aragon

Movistar Yamaha uses the time before the San Marino GP to conduct testing...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Chris Berube on Chevrolet's season

Page 1 of 3 Judging purely by the numbers, it's hard to see how the 2015...
2h ago from Racer.com

RACER Video: Robin Miller reflects on Sonoma and the...

The RACER Channel's Robin Miller recaps the season finale at Sonoma...
2h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Series reports on TV audience growth for 2015

Bolstered by the most-watched Verizon IndyCar Series race ever on NBCSN...
4h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Ganassi completes budget for three cars

The GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma featured a four-car assault from Chip...
2h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Will Jan Kopecky Make It Back To The WRC?

With the WRC “silly season” heating up, there has been a lot of...

Paddon closes on WRC future

Kiwi hopes to sign 2016 contract shortly
7h ago from WRC.com

Australia countdown: driver line-up

The biggest talking point is Hyundai’s decision to rotate the driver...
8h ago from WRC.com

Kubica's rallying passion undimmed

In his second full season in the World Rally Car category, the former F1...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Which Premier League side has the sexiest home shirt?

Every season new kits are released by all of the Premier League’s...

Win tickets to the Man Utd game

Junior Gunners, who wants to come and see Arsenal take on Manchester...
6h ago from Arsenal.com

Can this Swansea star fill Arsenal playmaker's England...

If selected to start in Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and...

Campbell: Arsenal left it late again

r Arsenal defender Sol Campbell believes Arsene Wenger left it too late to...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Second American F1 team for 2016 grid?

Another American investment group led by... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Closed cockpits: Most in favour, but who can solve...

Much has been written on the topic of whether... Read More »
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Red Bull oppose 2016 shutdown

Red Bull have revealed their opposition to F1's... Read More »
13h ago from SkySports.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.