Race Car News #Update
The French Grand Prix, which returns to the F1 calendar for the first time since 2008 have confirmed Pirelli as its title sponsors. Taking place from June 22-24 at Circuit Paul Ricard in Le Castellet; a track that has hosted the French Grand Prix on 14 previous occasions, the last time in 1990, the event promises an incredible show for spectators.
Affirming the authenticity of the deal, which will see the event named the Formula 1 Pirelli Grand Prix de France 2018, Pirelli’s Mario Isola said: “We’re very proud to be at the forefront of the return of the Formula 1 Pirelli Grand Prix de France 2018.”
“F1 is an extraordinary platform for research and development for our technical teams, but also a wonderful communication tool. As France is one of the biggest markets, it was key for us to reinforce our visibility and our presence on the circuit and the paddock. The French round at Le Castellet will be an important moment in the 2018 season and Pirelli is happy to be part of it as a title sponsor.”