McLaren finished the first part of the season in fifth position in the constructors’ championship, four points behind Alpine. The fight to become the first team of the others after the top is more than ever between these two teams, but for Woking it is necessary for Daniel Ricciardo to constantly start completing the weekends in the points, while Lando Norris has now become a certainty underneath. this point of view.
“With all the cars of the top teams at the finish line, the seventh position was the maximum possible – said Andreas Seidl, McLaren team principal. The updates introduced to Paul Ricard have put us in the position of being the fourth fastest team at the Hungaroring, and this is certainly a great achievement. Lando competed well to finish seventh, but with the same strategy also implemented on Daniel we struggled to generate grip with the hard in the last stint, and so he went out of the points. We will study this in the last days available before the summer break, we will recharge the batteries to continue the exciting fight for fourth constructors, see you in Spa! ”.