McLaren still "needs more development" to challenge for P2 in F1 2023

McLaren still "needs more development" to challenge for P2 in F1 2023
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McLaren still "needs more development" to challenge for P2 in F1 2023

McLaren’s impressive qualifying performance at the Dutch Grand Prix was attributed to their recent B-spec upgrade, which allowed them to challenge the likes of Mercedes, Ferrari, and Aston Martin behind Red Bull. However, team principal Stella cautioned that the mixed weather conditions at Zandvoort favorably affected McLaren’s performance. Stella emphasized the need for consistent development in order for McLaren to truly claim the position as the second-fastest team. On race pace, it was evident that Mercedes had the edge over McLaren, with Lewis Hamilton showcasing impressive lap times. Addressing the MCL60’s lack of aerodynamic efficiency and the generation of consistent downforce across different circuits and conditions are key development areas for McLaren. They plan to introduce further improvements in the upcoming races.

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Source: Motorsport.com

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