Ever wanted to drive the infamous MCL35M? Now is your chance in Free Fire.
Garena Free Fire has collaborated with many big names, like Cristiano Ronaldo. This time, they have announced a collaboration with Britain-based Formula 1 team McLaren Racing. The announcement was made on the social media pages of Free Fire. As part of it, a bunch of items, and features will be introduced in the game through an upcoming event called the "Ace the Field."
In the announcement video post, you can see two McLaren Formula 1 Drivers, Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo, announcing the collaboration and new exclusive McLaren skins in Free Fire.
Earlier in January, McLaren also announced this in a press release where Jason Ng, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships of Garena, shared his excitement for the event:
“McLaren is one of the most successful sports brands in motorsport. We are glad to be able to work with some of the best minds in the industry through this partnership.”
Meanwhile, Mark Waller, Chief Commercial Officer, McLaren Racing, said:
“2020 was a year that brought gaming to the forefront for many around the world. Both McLaren and Garena have a track record of creating engaging content for the gaming community. We are delighted to be working together to further our gaming capabilities and provide captivating content for our fan base around the world.”
Ace the Field event: Release date, new items, skins
Firstly, the event is expected to start on June 10, after the OB28 update arrives. The new event will bring the exclusive McLaren skins and costumes. In addition, it is also expected to have a character based on Lando Norris, as the official press release stated that "Fans can look forward to seeing McLaren’s Formula 1 racing driver, Lando Norris, playing a key role as part of the collaboration."
Here is the list of all the items that are expected to release with the event:
- MCLFF (McLaren Free Fire) a new car based on MCL35M Formula 1 car from McLaren Racing
- McLaren Backpack
- Parachute Skin
- Monster Truck Skin
- Loot Box Skins
- Angelic Pants
- McLaren Racing Male Bundle
- McLaren Racing Female Bundle
- Luck Royale Special Event
- McLaren Racing Helmet
- Various tokens for an in-game event