IONOS, Europe’s leading web hosting and cloud provider, joins Uralkali Haas F1 Team in the 2021 FIA Formula 1 World Championship as its ‘Official Cloud Partner’ – starting with pre-season testing at Bahrain International Circuit, March 12-14.
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Uralkali Haas F1 Team drivers Nikita Mazepin and Mick Schumacher officially unveiled the Haas VF-21 ahead of testing Friday in Bahrain with IONOS branding now sported on the team’s 2021 challenger. IONOS branding will also adorn several additional assets in association with the team.
“IONOS is a market leader in a field that is undoubtedly as fast-paced as ours,” stated Guenther Steiner, team principal of Uralkali Haas F1 Team. “We are delighted to welcome IONOS as our ‘Official Cloud Partner’. They have built a foundation of success on the ability to perform year after year and delivering a platform their customers can rely on. Just like in our sport, there’s no let-up in the global tech sector, so we share many synergies and the drive to succeed. It’s fantastic to have them on-board as part of our expanding partner portfolio.”
“Formula 1 and Uralkali Haas F1 Team is a great fit for us,” said IONOS CEO Achim Weiss. “IONOS is a tech company that helps entrepreneurs take the digital pole position. We’re very excited to have found a partner in Gene Haas and his team whose entrepreneurial spirit matches our own. We share core values such as dedication, ingenuity, team trust and the continuous push for ultimate performance.”
IONOS is headquartered in Montabaur, Germany with facilities in nine countries globally with 2500 employees representing 40 countries. With more than 30 years of experience with IONOS and 8 million customer contracts worldwide, IONOS is the largest web hosting company in Europe, operating 10 cloud data centres in the US and Europe.
Pre-season testing at Bahrain International Circuit runs from March 12-14. The 2021 FIA Formula 1 World Championship launches with the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix on March 28.
ONOS is a leading provider of cloud infrastructure, cloud services, and web hosting with more than 8 million customer contracts. The product portfolio offers everything that companies need to be successful in the cloud; from domains, classic websites, do-it-yourself solutions and online marketing tools to full-fledged services and IaaS solutions. The portfolio is aimed at freelancers, small businesses, and consumers as well as customers with complex IT requirements.