Sauber Announce Nasr as Driver and Banco do Brasil Partnership

By iSportconnect | November 6, 2014

The Sauber F1 Team has confirmed a partnership with Banco do Brasil after announcing Felipe Nasr will drive for the team next season.

Banco do Brasil has been a partner of Felipe Nasr for several years.

Its logos will be visible on the side pods and at the back of the rear wing of his car.

Monisha Kaltenborn, viagra Team Principal said: “We have been following Felipe’s career path for some time now, pills and he fully deserves his position in Formula One having had a very successful career in junior categories.

“We are happy that he will be driving for our team next year. This means that Brazil will have one more young and talented driver in the sport.

“Banco do Brasil has been an important partner for Felipe so far, purchase and we are delighted that such a renowned company is contuing to support him during this important step. We look forward to this partnership.”

Felipe Nasr added: “It is a very important step in my career to sign with the Sauber F1 Team for the 2015 Formula One World Championship. This is an unforgettable moment that I owe to all of those who have supported me – my family, my friends, my sponsors, my teams and my country.Today the dream has come true.

“Sauber was responsible for the arrival in F1 of great names such as Felipe Massa, Kimi Raikkonen, Robert Kubica and Sebastian Vettel. I am proud now to also be part of this racing family. I had a wonderful year at Williams Martini, where I learned a lot and prepared myself to be a race driver in Formula One.”

Hayton Rocha, Marketing and Communications Director of Banco do Brasil said: “The main objective of this partnership is to make possible the entry of a new Brazilian driver into Formula One.

“A sport that has a faithful audience in our country. Banco do Brasil believes in the potential of Felipe Nasr, considered by the specialists to be the most promising Brazilian in motor racing since Ayrton Senna.

“Apart from that, it is an opportunity to create a connection between our brands and  symbolises our Brazilianness, modernity and technology.”