It has been confirmed that Virgin will sponsor Brawn GP for the rest of 2009, with a $30 million deal in place as main sponsor in 2010
Brawn GP has won the Melbourne Grand Prix in its first ever race, and has got the backing of Richard Branson and his Virgin Group as main sponsors.
Well, it’s good to see they survived! After reporting last week that the Honda F1 team was going to be the subject of a management buyout, thus securing the team and its employees, an official announcement has now been made and we can confirm that Ross Brawn has taken control of the Honda F1 Team, […]
Blimey, there’s been some real speculation over the fate of the Honda F1 team since Honda revealed it had decided, for financial reasons, to withdraw from F1 with immediate effect. We’ve had Prodrive/Aston Martin boss David Richards firmly in the frame, followed closely by a Mexican billionaire called Slim with a Senna in his pocket! […]
These are troubled times for Formula 1. Honda, rich as it is, has bailed out of F1 and is still looking for a buyer. Other teams are struggling to make a budget that adds up, despite the backing of billionaires and car manufacturers. But what of the real lone independent of F1 – Williams? How […]