McLaren has grow to be the fifth team to have declared the launch day of its impending System 1 challenger, and McLaren will unveil the MCL37 – as it is predicted to be named – on February 13, 2022. The launch overlaps that of Aston Martin F1, producing it a chaotic day for the British teams. The Woking based outfit has turn out to be the fifth workforce to have announced its unveil day, with the other individuals getting AlphaTauri (February 11), Ferrari (February 14), and Alpine (February 16).
The McLaren MCL37 will be piloted by Lando Norris – who is in his fifth 12 months with McLaren – and rookie driver Oscar Piastri (2021 Formula 2 Winner). McLaren signed Piastri soon after a extensive contract saga with Alpine, to swap 8-time Grand Prix winner Daniel Ricciardo, who the staff finished its deal with prematurely.
Oscar Piastri will replace Daniel Ricciardo to husband or wife Norris at McLaren.
McLaren is also observing a personnel adjust at the major of the foodstuff chain, as Workforce Principal Andreas Seidl has departed to the Sauber team (Alfa Romeo F1). Seidl will be replaced by Andrea Stella, who was the team’s Racing Director. The Sauber workforce – which is at the moment working beneath the name of Alfa Romeo F1 – will be rebranded to Audi arrive 2026.