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A British Formula One team

  • McLaren Racing Limited, trading as Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, is a British Formula One team based in Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom.
  • The team was originally called Bruce McLaren Motor Racing.
  • They ran on white-and-green coloured cars in the beginning.
  • The team is the second oldest active team (after Ferrari).
  • Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton are its current race drivers.
  • The team was founded in 1963 by New Zealander Bruce McLaren.
  • The team won its first Grand Prix at the 1968 Belgian Grand Prix.
  • They dominiated in Can-Am from 1967 to 1971.
  • In 1981 McLaren merged with Ron Dennis' Project Four Racing.
  • The team first contested the United States Auto Club's (USAC) Indianapolis 500 race in 1970.
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