Arai I don't think Japan will discuss the composition of the McLaren
Next year, Honda returned to Formula 1 as a supplier of engines for McLaren and hoping for a quick success, make efforts to attract competitive racers. In the last months in the paddock rumors about their interest in Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel, and the fact that the team for the next season can be named already in Suzuka, but the head of sports programmes Honda Yasuhisa Arai denies this.
"We always talk about what riders would like to see in the team, and it is quite natural that during a visit McLaren in Japan, we have a few meetings, " said Yasuhisa Arai Sky Sports News. "But I don't think we will be discussing the riders, because nothing is decided yet".
At the moment, McLaren takes the sixth place in the Cup of designers, once the worst of Mercedes customers. Answering the question, will the situation the transition to Japanese motors, the head of sports programmes Honda added "of Course, there are different reasons for the current results McLaren. Given this experience, we make efforts to make a big step forward."