Extreme E, the all-electric SUV racing series which launches in Saudi Arabia this weekend announced on Thursday that leading insurance broker, Allianz has been named as the official insurance provider to the series, a move that sees Allianz add further motorsport to their portfolio alongside the ABB FIA Formula E world championship and the FIM MotoE championship.
Founder and CEO of Extreme E, Alejandro Agag commented saying:
Allianz is a brand with a long motorsport history and I’m incredibly proud to again be partnering with them on a new electrifying project. Allianz supports and shows a real interest for sustainable motorsport and share many values similar to our own, including courage and confidence which you will see plenty of from the Extreme E drivers at our first event in Saudi Arabia this weekend.
Hector Muelas, Global Brand & Customer Experience Officer of Allianz, said:
“We are proud to support Extreme E on their ambitious path, highlighting the impact of climate change and showing care for our environment by executing the legacy projects in affected areas. Together we want to shape the future of electric mobility and enable the usage of clean technologies as part of the Allianz long-term sustainability agenda.