McLaren MP4/15

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McLaren MP4/15
Hakkinen.jpg
CategoryFormula One
ConstructorMcLaren
Designer(s)Adrian Newey
PredecessorMP4/14
SuccessorMP4-16
Technical specifications
Chassiscarbon-fibre monocoque
Suspension (front)Double wishbones, pushrod
Suspension (rear)Double wishbones, pushrod
EngineMercedes-Benz FO110J V10 (72°) naturally aspirated
TransmissionMcLaren 7-speed longitudinal semi-automatic
FuelMobil 1
TyresBridgestone
Competition history
Notable entrantsWest McLaren Mercedes
Notable drivers1. Finland Mika Häkkinen
2. United Kingdom David Coulthard
Debut2000 Australian Grand Prix
RacesWinsPolesF.Laps
177712
Constructors' Championships0
Drivers' Championships0

The McLaren MP4/15 was the chassis with which McLaren-Mercedes competed in the 2000 Formula One season. The car proved highly competitive and scored seven victories, but was still narrowly beaten to both championships by Michael Schumacher in the Ferrari F1-2000.

David Coulthard driving the McLaren MP4/15 at the 2000 Canadian Grand Prix.