Carlos Sainz (25) and Lando Norris (20) as the first formula-1 pilots in the course of the corona of a crisis on a voluntary basis parts of your content. The measure is part of a savings package in the tradition of the racing team McLaren, which had to send many employees to the unpaid forced leave. Out of solidarity with the employees Sainz and Norris, as well as CEO Zak Brown can be entitled to funds not pay off.

“We are trying to protect with these steps, Jobs,” said McLaren: “The goal is that all employees are able to return to full-time work as soon as the economy begins to recover.”

How large is the proportion of the furloughed employees in the total workforce, were not known to the British Team. In addition to the formula 1 team McLaren also manufactures sports car.

From the forced vacation professionals working as employees of six other UK based Teams, such as Mercedes in the production of ventilation devices are affected.