McLaren launches its 2012 F1 car
Ten things we now know about F1 in 2012 that we didn’t before the launch of the new McLaren MP4-27...
Posted: 02 Feb 2012
Not all 2012 cars are as ugly as the Caterham. The MP4-27 looks elegant, simple and sorted. No sign of the ‘platypus' nose that rumours had said would blight this years racers on account of the rule change that lowers the nose of the cars by 7cm. Jenson Button even felt moved to point this out: "It's a beautiful car, unlike many you'll see," he said. Lewis Hamilton could only drool: "Beautiful cars are usually fast cars..."