The McLaren Formula 1 Team has shocked fans by revealing their brand-new livery that will grace their 2024 challenger, driven by the dynamic duo of Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri in the upcoming FIA Formula 1 World Championship.
Steeped in the rich legacy of McLaren as one of the most iconic and successful teams in F1 history, the 2024 livery boldly carries the vibrant and beloved hues of papaya and anthracite. The fan favorite colorway has been further enhanced by incorporating elements from sponsor OKX’s “Stealth Mode” livery, which garnered immense popularity during the 2023 season.
A notable feature in this revamped design is the nod to tradition with chrome accents on the driver numbers, a throwback to McLaren’s distinctive style from 2006 to 2014, and a recent resurgence at the 2023 British Grand Prix in collaboration with Google. The visual spectacle extends beyond the iconic papaya and anthracite, as the livery proudly showcases the logos of some of the world’s biggest brands and organizations. McLaren’s esteemed partners continue to lend their support both on and off the track, underscoring the collaborative spirit that fuels the team’s success.
As the McLaren team gears up for the forthcoming Formula 1 season, anticipation is high, thanks to the dynamic driver lineup of Lando and Oscar. Building on the momentum gained in the latter half of the previous season, during which the team secured nine podiums, a Sprint win, four Sprint podiums, and set a world record pit stop time of 1.8 seconds, the expectations are nothing short of sky-high.
Expressing his excitement, Zak Brown, CEO of McLaren Racing, shared, “We’re delighted to launch our 2024 Formula 1 livery ahead of the new season. The design looks awesome, and I can’t wait to go racing and see it come to life on track next month.”
Reflecting on the previous season, Brown acknowledged the challenges and praised the team’s resilience, expressing confidence in the exciting pairing of Lando and Oscar to create more memorable moments. The collaborative effort, including the support of valuable partners and passionate fans, is considered integral to McLaren’s mission to compete at the front of the grid. Team Principal Andrea Stella affirmed the team’s commitment to reaching new heights, stating, “With our new infrastructure upgrades and people in place, we must continue to elevate our standards and incorporate high performance in everything we do.”
As McLaren revs up for the 2024 season, the fusion of tradition, innovation, and an unwavering commitment to excellence promises a thrilling journey for fans and competitors alike.