News Details

McLaren shareholder Mansour Ojjeh passes away aged 68

F1 Grand Prix, GP Azerbaijan, Baku Street Circuit Ahead of today's Azerbaijan Grand Prix, McLaren Racing announced the death of Mansour Ojjeh, long-time shareholder of McLaren, who has been involved in the team's operations since 1984. In 1975, his Syrian-born father Akram Ojjeh founded TAG Group, an acronym of Techniques d’Avant Garde, as a holding company for his many investments. The Ojjeh family and TAG Group first became involved in motor racing in 1978. That same year, Saudia Airlines sponsored the Williams team, and several other Saudi-related corporate names soon appeared on the car, including TAG. In 1979, TAG Group became a main Williams sponsor, with Mansour as the...
Full Story »
7mo ago from F1Technical.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren shareholder Mansour Ojjeh dead at 68

McLaren Racing has announced the death of long-standing and historic...
7mo ago from F1i.com

McLaren: Mr Mansour Ojjeh passed away peacefully

McLaren have reported the passing of long time team member and...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

McLaren mourns death of major shareholder Mansour Ojjeh

Mansour Ojjeh, a major long-term shareholder at McLaren, has died at the...
7mo ago from GPBlog.com

Key McLaren shareholder Ojjeh dies aged 68

Mansour Ojjeh, a shareholder in the McLaren Formula 1 team for almost four...
7mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Toprak Razgatlioglu fuels talk of ‘dream’ MotoGP...

2021 WorldSBK champion Toprak Razgatlioglu has done little to squash...
3h ago from Crash.net

WATCH: 2022 WithU RNF Yamaha MotoGP launch - LIVE!

The WithU RNF Yamaha team plus riders Andrea Dovizioso and Darryn Binder...
3h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Motorsport Monday: Issue 451 FREE to read now

The World Rally Championship exploded back into action last weekend, with...

How Vegas birthday bash rekindled Daly’s IndyCar...

‘Had this meeting on Saturday. I was like, ‘This is it, this is what I...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Motorsport Monday: Issue 451 FREE to read now

The World Rally Championship exploded back into action last weekend, with...

Loeb snatches Rally Monte Carlo victory for M-Sport

Sébastien Loeb became the oldest winner of an FIA World Rally...

Sebastien Loeb rolls back the years to win the 2022...

Sebastien Loeb becomes the oldest winner of a WRC Rally by beating...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal goalkeeper Karl Hein joins Reading on loan

Arsenal goalkeeper Karl Hein signs for Reading on loan for the remainder...
53m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal have Dominic Calvert-Lewin transfer belief...

DOMINIC CALVERT-LEWIN has been frequently linked with a move to Arsenal
43m ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal target Alexander Isak's Premier League move...

ARSENAL are lining up alternatives for Dusan Vlahovic and fancy Isak.
43m ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.