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BWT’s F1 musical chairs – how they got into a negotiation triangle

The future of BWT, an Austrian water treatment company, in Formula 1 was in jeopardy at the end of the 2020 season after months of rumoured disputes with previous partner Aston Martin. BWT, short for Best Water Technology, started its motorsport sponsorship journey in 2016, when they sponsored Lucas Auer’s Mercedes-AMG C63 DTM car. The […]

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Nikita Mazepin moves to F1 – what’s behind the art of the deal?

Photo: Haas F1 Team, edited by Decalspotters Haas F1 Team has confirmed this morning Russian F2 driver Nikita Mazepin will drive for the American team in a multi-year deal starting with the 2021 FIA Formula 1 World Championship.  The announcement comes to no surprise as Nikita was rumoured for months as a primary candidate for […]

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Mercedes-AMG no longer the F1 Safety Car from next year, Aston Martin key contenders

Decalspotters understand from a reputable source that Mercedes-AMG will no longer provide the Formula 1 Safety Car and Medical Car from next year. The Affalterbach-based brand is believed to be replaced by British luxury carmaker Aston Martin, now owned by a consortium led by Racing Point’s Lawrence Stroll, as they return to F1 after 61 […]

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Acqua Lete joins F1 in Scuderia Ferrari’s 1000th GP celebrations

Italian mineral water brand Acqua Lete has announced it will participate in Scuderia Ferrari’s 1000th Grand Prix celebrations on home soil, in Tuscany, as well as being Event Partner of the race. Acqua Lete has invested in sports for over 25 years, from soccer to basketball, cycling, winter sports, swimming and volleyball, to name a […]

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Gulf Oil make shock return to F1 with McLaren Racing

McLaren Racing are set to announce a new partnership with iconic oil brand Gulf, under Gulf Oil International Ltd, for the current 2020 Formula 1 season, Decalspotters understands. Rooted in the discovery of Texan oil in 1901, Gulf’s current presence is felt in more than 110 countries worldwide, having petrol stations in over 20 countries […]

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ROKiT and Williams Racing part ways – what happened?

Williams Racing announced on Friday that it had terminated its sponsorship arrangements with ROKiT and ROKiT Drinks, effective immediately. At the same time, the iconic racing team announced a formal company sale process, as a consequence from their most recent Group financial results.

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Mission Foods return to McLaren F1 on new sponsorship agreement

McLaren Racing and Mission Foods, American tortilla and wraps manufacturer, are set to announce a new deal that will make the foods brand return to Formula 1 after a two-race deal in 2019, Decalspotters understands. Mission Foods offers a wide portfolio of tortillas, wraps, flatbreads, and chips with global presence in 112 countries around the […]

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McLaren Racing and Coca-Cola drive to deliver on deal extension

McLaren Racing has today announced it has extended its partnership with The Coca-Cola Company, naming Coca-Cola as the team’s Official Soft Drinks Partner for the 2020 Formula 1 season.

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DP World becomes Renault F1 title partner

DP World, logistics giant, and Renault F1 Team have signed an agreement making DP World Global Logistics Partner and Title Partner of the team, which will become the Renault DP World F1 Team from the 2020 Formula 1 season. DP World, established in 1972 in the United Arab Emirates, supplies cargo chain solutions at around […]

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Scuderia AlphaTauri to continue Moose Craft deal

Scuderia AlphaTauri has announced an extension to the partnership with Moose, Thailand’s premium apple craft cider & hot dog brand for the 2020 Formula 1 season.