News Details

No deal as McLaren title sponsor talks end

Reports say McLaren is likely to contest the rest of the 2014 season without a title sponsor. Last month, in the wake of former main backer Vodafone's departure, rumours emerged that the Woking team was in talks with a Japanese giant called Rakuten, the Tokyo based owner of buy.com and play.com. It was said the deal could be worth $60 million per year to McLaren, a grandee British team that has struggled for competitiveness in 2013 and so far in 2014. However, there are claims the talks to bring Ratuken to McLaren in 2014 have not resulted in a deal, adding that it is possible Lotus could now secure an agreement instead.
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Still no McLaren title sponsor as talks fail

McLaren is likely to contest the rest of the 2014 Formula 1 season...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

McLaren: Silverstone form key

Eric Boullier believes that McLaren will know by July's British GP how...
1y ago from SkySports.com

McLaren considering 'radical' approach

McLaren are considering a 'radical' approach to its 2014 Formula One car...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Pink shirts tribute to John Button at Silverstone

For this summer’s British Grand Prix, McLaren has created a special...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Crutchlow: “We could have done a great race”

Crushing disappointment as Cal Crutchlow is taken out of the Octo British...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Chances not too high of Miller staying in LCR for 2016

LRC Honda team boss Lucio Cecchinello has said the chances of Jack Miller...
3h ago from Crash.net

Ask Hafizh

Got a question for Hafizh Syahrin? He will be answering your tweets in an...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Meet the Wildcards: San Marino

Four riders will join the World Championship grid for the Gran Premio TIM...
1d ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Wilson funeral details announced

The funeral of the late Justin Wilson will be held next week. The British...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

RACER: Robin Miller with Derrick Walker on his tenure...

Former IndyCar President of Competition Derrick Walker speaks with The...
43m ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Honda, Firestone make significant donations...

Two of the biggest supports of IndyCar racing have combined to raise a...
13h ago from Racer.com

Wilson funeral arrangements set for Sept. 10 in England

Funeral arrangements for Justin Wilson have been set for at 11:45 a.m....
13h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

McRae's title marked at Wales Rally GB

Two decades previously, on Wednesday 22 November, the Scot secured the...
2h ago from WRC.com

Australia countdown: rally route

The new stages of Utungun, Bakers Creek (pictured below) and Northbank,...
4h ago from WRC.com

World RX prepares for iconic Loheac event in France

Staged in the small Breton village of Loheac in north-west France, a total...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

M-Sport await Australian adventure

FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) returns to Rally Australia next week....
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger defends his side's...

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger defends his side's mental strength as...
53m ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Transfer shock! Arsenal fans want striker Emmanuel...

Arsenal look light up front at the moment following Danny Welbeck’s...
5h ago from TalkSport.com

Now I Feel Like Barcelona Player – Thomas...

Reports are out claiming that Thomas Vermaelen says he now feels like a...
33m ago from Nastytackle.com

Any Man United or Chelsea stars in the Top Five EPL...

After a long summer, the transfer window has finally come to a close and...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

McLaren drops biggest hint yet over 2016 F1 line-up

Eric Boullier gives the clearest indication yet... Read More »
43m ago from Crash.net

Rain threatens Merc domination

After crushing their opposition in Friday... Read More »
1h ago from SkySports.com

Hamilton tops second session at Monza

World Champion Lewis Hamilton continued to set... Read More »
3h ago from F1Zone.net

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.