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
It's all about ‘Saturday Cars' vs ‘Sunday Cars', especially when it comes to the DRS rear wings. Last year Red Bull built a car that optimised its DRS for qualifying, so Vettel could put it on pole and control the race from there. McLaren built a ‘Sunday Car', with the DRS optimised to help it get by the Red Bull. If only they'd been able to catch it.