McLaren Getting Hyped for This Weekend's Formula 1 Belgian GP

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

McLaren is getting excited for this weekend’s Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix.

Posted on the British automaker’s Facebook page, McLaren shared a few photos of the MP4/31 race car along with a matching P1 GTR, serving as your car porn for the day. This weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix takes place at Spa-Francorchamps, where Sebastian Vettel currently holds the lap record with a time of 1:47.263, set in 2009.

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The McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team hasn’t had great success this year, but the team is continuing to focus on its MP4/31 package with a series of updates planned at the end of this year. The second half of the season kicks off this weekend and it will be interesting to see if all the hard work over the summer break will pay off for the team.

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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