McLaren CEO Zak Brown will miss the British Grand Prix this week after testing constructive for the coronavirus.
The British group that options Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo mentioned their preparations for the System One race at Silverstone on Sunday wouldn’t be affected.
Driver Lando Norris, who contracted the virus whereas in Dubai in January, and teammate Ricciardo weren’t thought-about to be amongst Brown’s shut contacts.
“McLaren Racing confirmed as we speak that three group members, together with CEO Zak Brown, examined constructive for COVID-19 through the group’s rigorous testing programme earlier than the British Grand Prix,” an announcement mentioned.
“Neither of our drivers are shut contacts.
“All three circumstances are unconnected and now isolating in accordance with authorities tips.
“The group’s operations for the British Grand Prix are unaffected.”