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Af­ter step­ping aside to let long-time un­der­study Martin Whit­marsh take over as F1 team prin­ci­pal, Ron demon­strated his en­tre­pre­neur­ial cre­den­tials by re­launch­ing McLaren Au­to­mo­tive as a mul­ti­mil­lion­pound en­gi­neer­ing pow­er­house to ri­val Fer­rari. But this drove a wedge between McLaren and Mercedes, and when Den­nis ousted Whit­marsh in a 2014 board­room coup to ex­tend his con­trol over the whole McLaren em­pire again, his fel­low share­hold­ers took um­brage. Ron had to nd new in­vestors as well as putting the F1 team back on course…

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