McLaren Racing and strategic partner, Gulf Oil International, today unveiled an innovative special livery celebrating their historic partnership with a one-off iconic design for the 2021 Monaco Grand Prix on 20-23 May. The evocative livery marks the return of the sport to one of Formula 1’s most emblematic Grand Prix and brings fans one of the most recognisable and admired motorsport liveries of all time.
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McLaren has a deep-rooted and successful racing history with Gulf Oil, and the two brands revived their relationship in July 2020 when the team announced the brand’s return as an official strategic partner. The retro livery will mark McLaren’s tribute to Gulf’s timeless design while reflecting a racing connection that began in the days of team founder Bruce McLaren.
The team will carry Gulf’s racing blue colourway alongside an orange stripe, based closely on Gulf’s classic design, … Read the rest