McLaren getting ‘massive advantage’ from new wind tunnel

Team principal Andrea Stella says McLaren is seeing a “massive advantage” from being able to develop its 2024 car in its own wind tunnel from both a logistical and cost cap perspective. McLaren had been using the Toyota wind tunnel in Cologne, Germany, but built its own state of the art tunnel at its Woking, UK headquarters that came online this summer. Stella says the transition between the two facilities has been almost seamless and the significant benefits are already being felt. “We started working and developing the 2024 car in the new wind tunnel,” Stella said. “This process has…

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