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MWR Suing Former Director Of Vehicle Design, F1 Team

Posted By Michael J Smith On July 17, 2011 @ 2:20 am In Cup,F1 | No Comments

[1]Michael Waltrip Racing is suing its former director of vehicle design, Mike Coughlan who left the team to join Williams in Formula 1 [2] as chief engineer last month, according to SceneDaily.com [3]. MWR claims that Coughlan left the team before his contract ran out. Additionally, MWR is suing the Williams F1 team.

MWR is seeking an undisclosed¬†amount in damages for breach of contract from Coughlan and¬†additional damages from Williams for interference of contract. MWR claims that Coughlan’s departure¬†affected MWR’s performance and resulted in lost prize money and potential sponsorship.

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[2] left the team to join Williams in Formula 1: http://lead-lap.com/2011/05/03/mwrs-coughlan-joining-williams-in-formula-1/

[3] SceneDaily.com: http://www.scenedaily.com/news/articles/sprintcupseries/Michael_Waltrip_Racing_sues_former_engineer_F1_team.html

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