Qatar Airways Announces Title Sponsorship of Paris and New York City E-Prix
Qatar Airways is pleased to announce the enhancement of its highly-successful sponsorship of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship Electric Street Racing Series.
The new three-season deal sees Qatar Airways continuing its title sponsorship of the Paris E-Prix on 28 April after the successful 2017 Qatar Airways Paris E-Prix last year. Qatar Airways is now also the title sponsor of the New York City E-Prix on 14-15 July. The enhanced partnership also means Qatar Airways will become the Official Airline Partner for the Rome E-Prix on 14 April, and the Berlin E-Prix on 19 May this year.
The enhancement of the airline’s Formula E partnership comes after the tremendously successful 2017 Qatar Airways Paris E-Prix in the French capital last May, and the first-ever New York City E-Prix in July 2017.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker, said it makes perfect sense to expand their 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. We are delighted to continue our support, and as an airline, we are committed to bringing people together through sport around the world.’
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Formula E, Alejandro Agag, said they are delighted that Qatar Airways has reaffirmed its commitment to Formula E.
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 in helping us go places together.’
Qatar Airways believes in the power of sport to bring people together, and sponsors many top-level sports around the world.
As an airline renowned for its dedication to innovation, Qatar Airways proudly flies one of the youngest fleets in the skies, featuring the world’s most technologically-advanced aircraft. Qatar Airways operates more than 200 modern aircraft to a network of more than 150 key business and leisure destinations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North America and South America.
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