The McLaren Formula One team announced a new partnership with Cisco Webex on Friday ahead of the team’s launch of their Mercedes powered MCL35M.
As part of the new agreement, Cisco Webex branding will appear on the cars driven by Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo as well as the race overalls worn by the pair. Speaking about the new partnership, Chief Commercial Officer with McLaren Racing, Mark Waller commented saying:
“We are delighted to announce this partnership and welcome Cisco Webex to our team. The ability to connect with others around the world has never been more important and working with Cisco Webex will continue to help us bring our fans and partners closer to the heart of our team.”
Senior Vice President and General Manager of Security and Applications at Cisco, Jeeta Patel commented saying:
“More than ever before, innovators like McLaren understand the importance of enabling world-class technologies to bring together their audiences regardless of location and distance. We’re excited to be joining forces with McLaren to deliver unmatched, immersive experiences that bridge the needs of their fans, partners, and drivers alike during this shift to hybrid sports – whether on or off the racetrack.”