F1 2017 delivered a tense season, but its real gift was the promise of a thrilling 2018.

McLaren executive director Zak Brown.

McLaren’s switch to Renault is riskier than it may first appear.

The McLaren MCL32 on the track.

McLaren is risking big for success by making a switch from Honda to Renault for 2018.

Fernando Alonso in his garage at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso’s future might rest with Red Bull more than it does McLaren or Honda.

Sebastian Vettel, Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton at the Austrian Grand Prix.

Formula One returns with the Belgian Grand Prix on 27 August.

Fernando Alonso on the grid of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Can F1 punish teams without penalising drivers for mechanical failures?

Fernando Alonso’s skipping Monaco for the Indy 500, and immediately it’s raising eyebrows…

Alonso denies Webber's quit rumour

Fernando Alonso says the satisfaction of improving is counteracting his frustrations with the car.

Why 2017 could break McLaren-Honda

The 2017 season comprises all the ingredients to end the McLaren-Honda experiment.

Ron Dennis has moved to quell speculation of a driver revolt at McLaren.