Driving automotive innovation on and off the track
We are pleased to announce the latest partnership in F1 between Airgain and McLaren Technology Group in a strategic multi-year partnership that will drive automotive innovation both on and off the track.
CSM delivered consultancy work to align the two companies and supported during the negotiation phase to ensure the partnership helped Airgain, a global leader in wireless connectivity platforms, and McLaren meet their business objectives.
The partnership will build on the companies’ reputations in leading-edge, high performance technologies and will allow both brands to accelerate wireless connectivity solutions in our increasingly connected world.
The collaboration will also contribute to the performance of McLaren Racing through integrating technology on-car, off-car and at the McLaren Technology Centre.
Commenting on the announcement, Zak Brown, Executive Director, McLaren Technology Group, said: “Airgain is a new brand to Formula 1 so we’re delighted they have chosen to partner with McLaren. The technology being pioneered by Airgain is leading the way in high performance wireless connectivity, both in the automotive industry and the enterprise and home environments.”
Chuck Myers, President and CEO at Airgain, commented: “Our expertise will help the McLaren team enhance its wireless connectivity capabilities, aiding its performance both on and off the track. Utilising the platform we have created with McLaren, we will co-develop engineering solutions to solve the challenges of tomorrow. Our partnership with McLaren gives us access to truly world-class engineering experts who will collaborate with our own talent, enabling us to better support the hyper-connected world of the future.”