Force India extends McLaren tech deal

Force India has extended its technical collaboration with McLaren. Since 2009, McLaren has supplied the Silverstone based team with its gearbox and hydraulics, while Mercedes has supplied the engine. The new deal extends to the end of 2012. Force...

Force India has extended its technical collaboration with McLaren.

Since 2009, McLaren has supplied the Silverstone based team with its gearbox and hydraulics, while Mercedes has supplied the engine.

The new deal extends to the end of 2012.

Force India also announced on Friday that Andy Green has stepped up from the role of director of engineering to be the new technical director.

"I am delighted to be able to give Andrew and his team the stability and opportunity to take us forward with the extension to the McLaren Applied Technologies contract," said team boss Vijay Mallya.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Andy Green
Teams Mercedes , McLaren , Force India