E’ con profonda tristezza che McLaren Racing annuncia la morte di Mansour Ojjeh, azionista di McLaren dal 1984. Come comunicato dalla sua famiglia, Ojjeh si è spento serenamente questa mattina a Ginevra, all’età di 68 anni. Seguirà un altro comunicato. Tutti in McLaren Racing piangono questa perdita e si uniscono alla sua famiglia, a cui il team manda le più sentite condoglianze.
Deeply saddened by the passing of my friend Mansour Ojjeh, one of @F1’s legends. He achieved huge success with @WilliamsRacing & @McLarenF1. He was unique & a real gentleman. He will be truly missed and will always be remembered. Our thoughts & prayers are with his beloved family pic.twitter.com/erMMPlZx0D
— Jean Todt (@JeanTodt) June 6, 2021
All at F1 are shocked and saddened by the passing of Mansour Ojjeh
Stefano Domenicali: “Mansour was someone with incredible talent, passion and energy and was a giant of our sport. I will miss him greatly and so will the whole F1 community.” pic.twitter.com/TWoUMzqpXN
— Formula 1 (@F1) June 6, 2021
It is with deep sadness that we hear of the passing of Mansour Ojjeh. He was a man of integrity who contributed to making McLaren and Williams great teams as well as playing an important part in the growth of our sport. Our condolences go to his family and friends. pic.twitter.com/0b9LVio1xw
— Scuderia Ferrari (@ScuderiaFerrari) June 6, 2021
Team Principal Simon Roberts:
“We’re all deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mansour Ojjeh. Mansour was not only a successful businessman but a passionate racer too, who had an incredible impact on F1. pic.twitter.com/mT9TJxZ62T
— Williams Racing (@WilliamsRacing) June 6, 2021
“Mansour was a business icon with a deep passion for racing. Together with Ron Dennis at McLaren, he set a new benchmark for how a Formula One team could be run, and Mercedes enjoyed iconic moments together with them over many years of partnership.” pic.twitter.com/ctkcDEFZYM
— Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team (@MercedesAMGF1) June 6, 2021
All at @AstonMartinF1 are saddened by the announcement of the passing of Mansour Ojjeh, one of F1’s true greats.
We extend our heartfelt sympathy to his loving family and friends at this difficult time. https://t.co/Q1aFGuvMvr
— Aston Martin Cognizant F1 Team (@AstonMartinF1) June 6, 2021