Formula One announced on Monday that they extended their agreement with global logistics partner DHL who has been the longest-serving global partner to Formula One. The contract extension will see DHL expand their trackside branding at race tracks on the Formula One calendar.
This year will see Formula One have their longest season ever with 23 races and speaking about the partnership extension with DHL, Formula One President, and CEO Stefano Domenicali commented saying:
DHL are our longest standing Global Partner and we are delighted to have signed a long term partnership extension that demonstrates our strong and collaborative relationship . For the past 16 years we have delivered on and off the track together and we are proud to be working with the world’s leading logistics provider as we look ahead to the biggest season ever for Formula 1.
Arjan Sissing, Global Head of Brand Marketing at DHL Group, said:
“We are proud to continue our unique partnership for the years to come. Formula 1 has been delivering the ultimate in speed, precision and technology to its fans for over 1000 races and it is DHL who delivers Formula 1 across the globe. For more than four decades, our common values connect us with each other and made it possible to win any logistics races around the world, before the first tires touch the track. We are looking forward to defend our title in each of these races between the races.”
Paul Fowler, Global Motorsport Head at DHL Global Forwarding, said:
“An intercontinental triple header is where logistics is really put to the test. Even during the race, before the checkered flag is waved, the DHL team start dismantling and stowing equipment. Behind the scenes, we give our all to ensure that the teams and drivers can perform at their best, and that racing fans everywhere get to see the sport they love