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Should we be worried about McLaren’s 2022 season? After three solid seasons in steady progress and a return to success last year thanks to the victorious Daniel Ricciardo at Monza, Zak Brown’s stable didn’t seem the most comfortable when negotiating the first winter trials.

While the team was lacking in pre-season tests in Bahrain following the return of the Covid-19-hit Ricciardo, his teammate Lando Norris signed 9And The time of the last day, and his comments did not inspire confidence for the start of the season.

“It was not the easiest test for us. It was quite limited to Bahrain. I think Barcelona was good, but here we faced some additional problems, which greatly limited the number of laps we did.commented the British driver on the official Formula 1 website.

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“We are way behind where we want to be, from where we can say we are confident in any way we can for the first race”He continued, though he was confident McLaren could quickly address the problems they managed to identify, especially in the braking phases.

McLaren’s technical sheet

Country: United Kingdom

Manufacture: 1950

Factory: Woking (England)

Ranking 2021: 9And

Grand Prize: 170

World titles: 8 (1974, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1998)

Wins: 183

Poles: 156

Podium: 902

Director: Andreas Seidley

Chassis: MCL36

Engine: Mercedes

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With the Norris-Ricciardo duo driving the MCL36 this season, McLaren could clearly play the role of the underdog. © Photo: Mazen Mahdi / AFP

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McLaren Driver

Daniel Ricciardo (#3)

Date of Birth: 1 July 1989

Place of Birth: Perth (Australia)

Nationality: Australian

Daniel Ricciardo feels McLaren has a smile again, after not getting the success he had hoped for at Renault in 2019 and 2020.  Last year, he secured his first win since 2018.  © getty images by afp

Daniel Ricciardo has a smile on McLaren after not getting the success he had hoped for at Renault in 2019 and 2020. Last year, he secured his first win since 2018. © Getty Images by AFP

Award

8th in the World Championships in 2021

GP contested: 210

Debut: Great Britain 2011 (19.)And,

First win: Canada 2014

Previous wins: Italy 2021

Wins: 8

Podium: 32

Pole Position: 3 (Monaco 2016, 2018 and Mexico 2018)

Lando Norris (#4)

Date of Birth: 13 November 1999 (22 Years)

Place of Birth: Glastonbury (England)

Nationality: Belgian and British

PHOTO Will Lando Norris take his first Formula 1 win this season?  © Photo: Giuseppe Cakes / AFP

Will Lando Norris get his first Formula 1 win this season? © Photo: Giuseppe Cakes / AFP

Award

Sixth in the World Championships in 2021

GP contested: 60

Debut: Australia 2019 (12.)And,

Best Race Placement: Second (Italy 2021)

Pole Position: 1 (Russia 2021)

Podium: 5

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