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Mercedes May Reconsider Kingspan Agreement

Mercedes AMG PETRONAS F1 Team Principal, CEO and team co-owner Toto Wolff has confirmed that the Brackley-based outfit may reconsider their new partnership with insulation manufacturer Kingspan.

The agreement which was announced on Wednesday has come in for heavy criticism from the UK government for entering into a partnership with the Irish company who have been implicated in the Grenfell Tower disaster which resulted in the deaths of 72 people.

Speaking on Sunday morning ahead of the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix at the Jeddah circuit that the team may reconsider the agreement but that there are a number of commercial aspects that need to be considered first.

Wolff has also confirmed that he will meet with Grenfell United, the group set up by the survivors and the families of the victims of the 2017 disaster.

By benjohnston31aolcom

My name is Ben Johnston and I am a freelance journalist who also owns and operates the IndyCar accredited website - I am currently seeking employment in the Journalism and media sector.

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