The McLaren race teaming is a Formula One team all about computer simulation, performance monitoring, probabilistic decision making, data obsession, etc. Racing engineers excel at simulations, testing, configurations, settings, and strategies. McLaren racing exists in a world of multidisciplinary problems with teams of multidisciplinary engineers - - strategists, systems engineers, performance engineers, mechanical engineers, and IT specialists.
They have set up a separate consulting firm, McLaren Applied Technologies, to use their unique capabilities and experiences to tackle problems in the areas of health care, logistics, sports performance, and energy. Check out their website.