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Car Model

McLaren MP4/12

 
Designers
Chief DesignerNeil Oatley
Chief AerodynamicistHenri Durand
Notes
Designed In1997
Significance of NameMcLaren Project 4, 12th design
F1 History
Active Years1997
Cars Entered34
Races Contested
17  
Wins3
2nd Places2
3rd Places2
4th Places3
5th Places1
6th Places2
Average ClassificationMedian: 4, Mean: 4.84, Standard deviation: 0.66
Retirements14
Disqualifications1
Failures to qualify0
Pole Positions1
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 6, Mean: 6.71, Standard deviation: 0.57
Fastest Laps2
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 8, Mean: 8.71, Standard deviation: 1.02
Races Led9
Laps Led128
Race Distance Led636 km
Debut1997 Australian GP
Maiden Win1997 Australian GP
Last Race1997 European GP

Partners
DriverRacesYears
Mika Häkkinen
17
1997
David Coulthard
17
1997
Team RacesYears
McLaren
34
1997
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
McLaren
34
1997
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Mercedes
34
1997
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Goodyear
34
1997
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Mobil
34
1997
EntrantRacesYears
West McLaren Mercedes
34
1997
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Neil Oatley
34
1997
Henri Durand
34
1997
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 9
17
1997
Car 10
17
1997
Team SponsorRacesYears
British Aerospace
34
1997
Cadence
34
1997
Camozzi
34
1997
Charmilles
34
1997
Computer Associates
34
1997
Computervision
34
1997
Enkei
34
1997
Essilor
34
1997
Goodyear
34
1997
GS Battery
34
1997
Hugo Boss
34
1997
Instron
34
1997
Kenwood
34
1997
Loctite
34
1997
Mercedes-Benz
34
1997
Mobil
34
1997
SAP
34
1997
Sun Microsystems
34
1997
TAG-Heuer
34
1997
Targetti Lighting
34
1997
West
34
1997

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