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Mercedes F1 Team Ends Sponsorship Deal After Grenfell Fire Outcry

  • Grenfell Tower fire survivors condemned the deal last week
  • Mercedes has since apologized to families of victims
F1 Grand Prix of Saudi Arabia - Practice

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Kingspan and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One racing team ended a partnership deal after protests from families of victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in London.

The outcry followed the announcement a sponsorship deal last week allowing the building products maker to put its logo on world champion Lewis Hamilton’s car.