McLaren Racing towards net zero

The racing team is looking to hit the finish line by 2040

Big Zero Report 2023

McLaren Racing has committed to cut its own emissions by 90% by 2040.

It has joined the UN Sports for Climate Action framework and had its climate targets verified by the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

For the remaining 10% of emissions, the racing team has stated its desire to offset, adding: “It’s vital that we work together to reduce emissions now.”

McLaren is looking to collaborate with the rest of its industry to cut the environmental impact of its sport – and utilise electric racing in the future, having just joined Formula E.

“With 90% of our greenhouse gas footprint outside of our direct control, we have a responsibility to advocate for change across our industry – and we’re excited to see the positive impact that emissions-efficient race schedules, engine regulations and sustainable fuel development will have on our sport,” it concluded.

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