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It has been a busy open test morning for McLaren Racing’s Indy 500 programme. Fernando Alonso will be on track after 1pm but off track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway the team have announced a number of partners.
The team announced Go Smile and now they have confirmed that Mission Foods, the world’s leading manufacturer of tortilla and wraps will be a part of their Indianapolis 500 effort next month as well as joining their Formula One portfolio.
Mission Foods brabding will appear on the Chevrolet powered McLaren Racing IndyCar for the month of May.
Speaking about the news, McLaren CEO Zak Brown said:
“We’re proud to announce that Mission Foods will be joining the McLaren team as both an Indy 500 and Formula 1 partner. Both brands bring people together through shared passions, and we look forward to welcoming them to track at key moments in the coming season.”
Juan Gonzalez, president and chief executive officer with Mission Foods said:
We are very excited and proud to partner with the McLaren team for both the Indy 500 and in Formula 1. Both brands have tremendous commitment to quality and the partnership gives us a great opportunity to interact with our consumers in a fun and exciting environment. I strongly believe that both brands through shared values will create unforgettable moments with race fans.”