Auto sports distinct appear following loss of Vodafone sponsorship
By: Autoweek Workers on March 12, 2014
McLaren – Black and silver will be the colors of selection for McLaren fans this week in Melbourne.
The McLaren Formula One particular team, which lost its Vodafone title sponsorship right after the 2013 season, unveiled a one-off Mobil 1 black and silver livery for its Mp4 29on Wednesday to celebrate its 20-yr romantic relationship with sponsor Mobil 1.
In a press release, Jonathan Neale, chief working officer and acting CEO of McLaren Mercedes said, “We are privileged to have worked closely with ExxonMobil in excess of a quite effective 20 years and counting. Throughout 332 races together we have achieved 4 planet championships, 78 wins, 229 podium finishes and 76 pole positions, which is testament to our effective engineering partnership. Seeing the Mobil fuels branding alongside Mobil 1 on the MP4-29 is a fantastic recognition of the relationship’;s contribution to efficiency in excess of our 2 decades with each other.”
McLaren, with no title sponsor, will sport Mercedes V6 energy this season and the team’;s drivers are rookie Kevin Magnusson and Jenson Button.
“To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Mobil 1’;s romantic relationship with McLaren, we are searching forward to showcasing a particular branding scheme during the first race of the 2014 season,” stated Artis Brown, worldwide motorsports manager, Mobil one.
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