McLaren Automotive has begun to physically test the much-anticipated McLaren P1, ahead of production in Autumn 2013.
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Pirated goods costs industry billions and expensive industrial goods such as machining systems are a growing target.
Interview: Pat Symonds on building Marussia F1 team from scratch and transferring tech from track to road
After starting as a Ford undergraduate apprentice in the early 70s, Pat Symonds embarked on a lively career in Formula One, playing a key role in the three Constructors Championship wins and overseeing four Drivers Championships at Benetton and Renault.
Aircraft manufacturer Boeing will work with carmaker BMW to research how to automate the production of ultra-light carbon fibre and how to best recycle the material.