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Qatar Airways expands Formula E sponsorship agreement

By Community | January 22, 2018

Formula E has today announced that Qatar Airways has extending its partnership with the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.

As part of the agreement, Qatar Airways will become the race title partner for the Qatar Airways Paris E-Prix for a second year running and will also put its name to New York’s season finale event.

Qatar Airways is also set to serve as the official airline partner for the inaugural Rome E-Prix.

Alejandro Agag, Founder & CEO of Formula E, said: “After another enthralling season last year, we’re delighted that Qatar Airways has reaffirmed its commitment to Formula E by extending its partnership and becoming race title partner of not only the Paris E-Prix, but for this season, the New York City E-Prix as well.

“Our shared passion to strive for excellence and innovation will once again see the series make history in some of the world’s most recognisable cities – thanks to the support of Qatar Airways to help us in going places together.”

Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, added: “As an airline which is always ahead of the curve and driven to innovate, it makes perfect sense for us to extend our partnership for flagship events this season as the official airline partner of the future of motor racing, through Formula E.

“With its ability to deliver thrilling racing events using the very latest environmentally-friendly technology, Formula E has demonstrated that this incredible sport is continuing to set the pace and win more new fans wherever their races take place.”

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