Analysis: How big is the McLaren-Honda crisis?

Instead, it’s really about how big the crisis actually is.
After all, Honda used more engines in two tests than is allowed for the whole season and it was running with less power than it had in 2016, which meant its drivers often suffered a speed deficit in excess of 20km/h on the straights.
Furthermore, it could manage a longest stint of just 11 laps and it lost hours of track time … Keep reading