Saudi's Aramco joins hands with Formula 1 as sponsor

Saudi, oil group, Aramco, sponsor, Formula One

Paris - Under the deal Aramco will have trackside branding rights at most races.



By AFP

Published: Tue 10 Mar 2020, 5:00 PM

Last updated: Tue 10 Mar 2020, 8:02 PM

 Saudi oil giant Aramco has signed on as a global sponsor of Formula One, the firm said on Tuesday, March 10.
"Aramco, the world's largest integrated oil and gas company, on March 10, announced a long term global sponsorship with Formula 1," the company said, announcing its first ever major sports sponsorship deal.
Under the deal Aramco will have trackside branding rights at most races, title rights to the US, Spanish and Hungarian Grands Prix in 2020 as well as brand exposure through broadcast and digital platforms.
It recently hosted the world's richest horse race following up on staging the Italian and Spanish football Super Cups among other high-profile events.


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