From Pitch To Track
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Celebrating four Constructor’s World Championships and four Driver’s World Championships along the way, PUMA is “extremely happy to have extended the partnership with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport,” says PUMA’s CEO Bjørn Gulden. “PUMA is very proud of its long legacy in Motorsport, which has been built on global partnerships with the fastest teams in F1.”
The extension will become effective in January 2018, underlining PUMA’s expertise in motorsport and as Toto Wolff, Executive Director of Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team, affirms “key performance partner for our team. Our drivers are geared with the highest performing race gear available, giving them confidence on the track,” Wolff beams. “We are thrilled to continue this relationship with PUMA.”
2017 World Champion Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas, currently third in the World Championship, will continue to wear PUMA race wear head to toe, including lightweight race suits and fireproof footwear. All technical pit personnel will also wear PUMA’s latest innovations in performance race wear.
Fans can also look forward to further stylish Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport lifestyle collections. The leaping cat also partners with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia Ferrari, making it supplier of all three top teams in Formula 1.