February 1, 2019
, Turin, Italy
The 2019 Formula One World Championship will see dual of a many chronological brands in motorsport – Sauber and Alfa Romeo – lapse to circuits opposite a creation with 2007 World Champion Kimi Räikkönen and a immature Italian Antonio Giovinazzi pushing for Alfa Romeo Racing, before referred to as a Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team.
Just one year after it was founded on Jun 24, 1910, Alfa Romeo done a entrance in an central competition, winning a initial Regularity Race in Modena. Since then, a sporting fable has been a fibre of victories and top-three finishes in many general championships, including Formula One. In 2019, a cars of Alfa Romeo Racing will foe a time-honored four-leaf clover button that given 1923 has identified a fastest Alfa Romeo models.
The long-term partnership between Sauber and Title Sponsor Alfa Romeo was instituted in 2018. Over a past year, a Team done continual swell and finished a championship in eighth place. The tenure of a partnership has been serve extended, with a tenure and government of Sauber remaining unvaried and independent. As Alfa Romeo Racing, a idea continues to be a feat of desirous formula during a apex of motorsport.
Frédéric Vasseur, Team Principal Alfa Romeo Racing:
“It is a pleasure to announce that we will enter a 2019 Formula One World Championship with a Team name “Alfa Romeo Racing”. After initiating a partnership with a Title Sponsor Alfa Romeo in 2018, a group done illusory swell on a technical, commercial, and sporting side. This has given a boost of proclivity to any group member, be that track-side or during a headquarter in Switzerland, as a tough work invested has turn reflected in a results. We aim to continue building each zone of a group while permitting a passion for racing, record and pattern to expostulate us forward.”
Mike Manley, CEO FCA:
“Alfa Romeo Racing is a new name with a prolonged story in Formula One. We’re unapproachable to combine with Sauber in bringing Alfa Romeo’s tradition of technical value and Italian panache to a apex of motorsport. Make no mistake: with Kimi Räikkönen and Antonio Giovinazzi on one side of a array wall and Alfa Romeo and Sauber imagination on a other, we are here to compete.”
About Alfa Romeo Brand
Since a first in Milan, Italy, in 1910, Alfa Romeo has designed and crafted some of a many stylish and disdainful cars in automotive history. That tradition lives on currently as Alfa Romeo continues to take a singular and innovative proceed to conceptualizing automobiles.
In each Alfa Romeo, record and passion intersect to furnish a loyal work of art – each fact essential, each pattern a ideal peace between beauty and purpose, engineering and emotion. Fully reviving Alfa Romeo’s suggestion and maximizing a tellurian interest has been one of FCA’s priorities. Following a transparent and well-defined strategy, Alfa Romeo is essay a new section in a some-more than century-long story that represents an unusual event to comprehend a brand’s full potential. Today, Alfa Romeo is a loyal showcase of a Group’s best resources, talent and technological know-how. First with a Giulia, and some-more recently with a Stelvio, Alfa Romeo has combined dual models that constraint a pristine and strange suggestion of a code – that now tangible racer character. These models are covenant to Alfa Romeo’s La meccanica delle emozioni spirit and quintessential examples of what people have come to pattern from this prestigious brand. Alfa Romeo is winning a hearts of a new era and retaking a legitimate position as one of a world’s many preferred reward brands. It is, once again, one of a heading black of Italian engineering and style, an idol of Italy’s technological value and artistic spirit. After some-more than 30 years of deficiency from Formula One, a code announced a lapse to a foe in 2018 as Title Sponsor of a Sauber F1 Team.
About Sauber Group of Companies
The Sauber Group of Companies is stoical of 3 entities – Sauber Motorsport AG, that operates a Formula One group – Sauber Engineering AG, that focuses on antecedent growth and addition production – and Sauber Aerodynamik AG, that conducts full- and model-scale contrast in a factory’s state-of-the-art breeze hovel and creates ground-breaking innovations in a margin of aerodynamics. The companies combine closely to request a imagination of over 450 dedicated people during a headquarter in Hinwil, Switzerland, to all inner and outmost projects.
Since a first in 1970, a passion for racing has been during a heart of Sauber. For over 45 years, a innovative Swiss association has been environment standards in a design, growth and construction of foe cars for several championship series, such as Formula One, DTM, and WEC. Following a possess Formula One entrance in 1993, Sauber Motorsport AG has determined one of a few normal and secretly hold teams in a sport. After 25 years of foe in Formula One, a association launched a long-term partnership with Title Sponsor Alfa Romeo in 2018 and enters a 2019 championship underneath a Team name Alfa Romeo Racing.