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Stoffel Vandoorne

Born: March 26, 1992 (age 26)


Hometown: Kortrijk, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Team: McLaren
Current Rank: No. 16 (8 points)
Stoffel Vandoorne of McLaren Honda in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
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Sports Mole has 146 articles about Stoffel Vandoorne. Articles 1 to 40:
Lando Norris in practice for Mercedes in October 2018
Norris not worried about becoming next Vandoorne
McLaren has been working hard to make changes and improve, according to new driver Lando Norris.
Jan 17, 08:22
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Vandoorne wants 'favourable conditions' for F1 return
Stoffel Vandoorne says he will only agree to return to formula one if he is offered "favourable conditions".
Oct 8, 15:44
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Stoffel Vandoorne set for Formula E switch
Stoffel Vandoorne looks set to keep his motor racing career alive in Formula E.
Sep 28, 17:15
Spanish GP 2014
Pascal Wehrlein on pole for Toro Rosso seat
Pascal Wehrlein emerges as a top candidate to return to Formula 1 next year.
Sep 18, 18:53
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Stoffel Vandoorne admits to looking outside Formula 1
Stoffel Vandoorne admits that he may continue his motor racing career outside of Formula 1.
Sep 17, 17:51
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Stoffel Vandoorne: 'McLaren car extremely poor'
Stoffel Vandoorne vows to "give everything" in the remaining races of 2018, even after being dropped by McLaren.
Sep 13, 06:14
Red Bull team's head of driver development programme Helmut Marko on April 28, 2018
Ten drivers on Toro Rosso 'long list' for 2019
Helmut Marko says that he is putting together a "long list" of potential Toro Rosso drivers for 2019.
Sep 6, 11:01
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Stoffel Vandoorne manager 'confident' after McLaren axe
Stoffel Vandoorne's manager says that keeping the Belgian on the grid is still the "priority" for 2019.
Sep 4, 13:06
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Manager: 'Stoffel Vandoorne to stay in Formula 1 next year 100%'
Stoffel Vandoorne's manager rates the Belgian driver's chances of staying in Formula 1 next year at "100%".
Aug 27, 08:43
Stoffel Vandoorne arrives for the Monaco GP on May 24, 2018
Manager: 'No doubt Stoffel Vandoorne keeping 2018 seat'
Stoffel Vandoorne's manager dismisses speculation that the Belgian is set to be ousted by McLaren.
Aug 21, 16:29
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren set to announce Carlos Sainz for 2019?
McLaren is reportedly set to announce that Carlos Sainz will replace Fernando Alonso in 2019 and 2020.
Aug 16, 13:44
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Indycar, Nascar begin to woo retiring Fernando Alonso
Motor racing series begin lining up to attract Fernando Alonso for 2019.
Aug 16, 06:25
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne plays down Spa axe rumours
Stoffel Vandoorne says that he is "very confident" he will still be a McLaren driver in four weeks' time.
Jul 31, 13:42
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Result: Lewis Hamilton takes pole as Sebastian Vettel flounders at Hungarian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position in a dramatic qualifying session for the Hungarian Grand Prix as title rival Sebastian Vettel could only claim fourth place.
Jul 28, 15:24
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren admits interest in Carlos Sainz
McLaren admits that it considers Carlos Sainz as a potential team driver for 2019.
Jul 22, 07:33
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Result: Sebastian Vettel takes German Grand Prix pole as Lewis Hamilton suffers car trouble
Lewis Hamilton will start the German Grand Prix from 14th on the grid following car trouble as title rival Sebastian Vettel takes pole position in front of a home crowd.
Jul 21, 16:01
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas in action during qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix on June 9, 2018
Result: Valtteri Bottas fastest in Austrian Grand Prix qualifying
Valtteri Bottas claims his first pole position of 2018 by pipping Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel to top spot in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix.
Jun 30, 15:33
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren held 'crisis meeting' at Paul Ricard
Stoffel Vandoorne plays down an apparent 'crisis meeting' that took place in the McLaren motor home on Sunday.
Jun 25, 11:36
McLaren's Fernando Alonso before practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on May 24, 2018
Fernando Alonso: 'McLaren going backwards'
Fernando Alonso says that McLaren is going "backwards".
Jun 24, 08:58
Spanish GP 2014
Lewis Hamilton on pole for French Grand Prix as McLaren struggles continue
Lewis Hamilton beats Valtteri Bottas to lead a Mercedes one-two in qualifying for the French Grand Prix.
Jun 23, 16:47
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne 'not worried' about losing seat
Stoffel Vandoorne says that he is not worried about his future at McLaren.
May 29, 10:02
Spanish GP 2014
Damian Hill: 'Stoffel Vandoorne should shed nice boy image'
Stoffel Vandoorne might need to shed his "nice boy" image in order to thrive in Formula 1, according to Damon Hill.
May 14, 19:15
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Result: Lewis Hamilton triumphs at Spanish Grand Prix to increase championship lead
Lewis Hamilton clinches a comfortable victory in the Spanish Grand Prix to increase his championship lead ahead of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.
May 13, 16:07
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Lewis Hamilton takes pole in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying
Lewis Hamilton claims pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix, pipping Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to the top spot by four hundredths of a second.
May 12, 15:41
Spanish GP 2014
McLaren unveils radical new nose in Spain
McLaren unveil a radical new nose for its 2018 car in Barcelona.
May 11, 12:16
Spanish GP 2014
Jean-Eric Vergne doubts he would accept Formula 1 return
Jean-Eric Vergne agrees with those who think that 2019 could finally be Ferrari's year.
May 8, 19:51
Spanish GP 2014
Busy Fernando Alonso sitting out post Spain Grand Prix test
Fernando Alonso will skip the forthcoming post-Spanish Grand Prix test.
May 4, 08:48
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Result: Lewis Hamilton triumphs ahead of Kimi Raikkonen in Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and takes the Formula 1 championship lead in a chaotic finish to a race that saw both Red Bulls collide with each other.
Apr 29, 15:05
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Daniel Ricciardo victorious in drama-filled Chinese Grand Prix
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo secures a thrilling victory at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 15, 09:15
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
Lewis Hamilton fourth in Chinese Grand Prix qualifying
Lewis Hamilton finishes fourth in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, unable to get to within a second of Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel.
Apr 14, 09:14
Spanish GP 2014
Formula 1 looking into pitstop safety
'Unsafe release' is a major buzzphrase in the paddock ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 14, 08:27
Spanish GP 2014
Helmut Marko: 'Axing Honda was McLaren mistake'
Dr Helmut Marko says that McLaren's 2018 car is obviously "not great".
Apr 12, 20:26
Spanish GP 2014
Franz Tost: 'New era for Honda is coming'
A "new era" in Formula 1 involving Honda and Red Bull could be dawning, according to Franz Tost.
Apr 9, 16:23
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Sebastian Vettel holds off Valtteri Bottas to win Bahrain Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel holds off Valtteri Bottas to win the Bahrain Grand Prix on his 200th Formula 1 start.
Apr 8, 17:56
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Sebastian Vettel fastest in Bahrain GP qualifying, Lewis Hamilton penalised
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel claims pole position at the Bahrain Grand Prix while Lewis Hamilton is pegged back by a penalty.
Apr 7, 19:18
Hass F1 - Feb testing barcelona day 1
Result: Sebastian Vettel leapfrogs Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel takes advantage of a Mercedes miscalculation relating to a caution period to win the season-opening Australian Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton.
Mar 25, 09:12
Lewis Hamilton pictured in May 2017
New lap record gives Lewis Hamilton pole for Australian Grand Prix
Four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton sets a new lap record to take pole position for Sunday's Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 24, 10:11
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne admits 'pressure' on McLaren
Stoffel Vandoorne thinks that it is good that the "pressure" is on at McLaren this year.
Mar 23, 06:07
Spanish GP 2014
Eric Boullier: 'McLaren not best prepared for 2018'
McLaren is not setting a precise goal for 2018, according to Eric Boullier.
Mar 21, 13:52
Spanish GP 2014
Stoffel Vandoorne concerned as McLaren problems continue
Stoffel Vandoorne expresses some concern as a difficult winter for McLaren continues.
Mar 7, 19:12

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