Today’s announcement sees RAVENOL become Global Lubricant Partner as the British carmaker returns to the F1 grid for the first time in more than 60 years.
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When Sebastian Vettel and Lance Stroll line up for the first race, their cars will carry RAVENOL logos, in line with branding on other team assets including drivers’ suits.
Otmar Szafnauer, CEO & Team Principal, Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One Team: “I’m delighted we can continue our association with RAVENOL – a long-standing member of the family who has supported this team for a number of years.
“As we take the Aston Martin name back into Formula One, it’s great to count on their support once again. The spotlight offered by Formula One is ideally suited to the products and values of RAVENOL, and it was an easy decision to continue our relationship with them as we begin this exciting new chapter.”
Martin Huning, Motorsport Director for RAVENOL: “We are very much looking forward to working with the Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One™ Team and seeing this legendary car maker back competing among the motorsport elite.
“Like Aston Martin, everybody at RAVENOL believes that being in Formula One continues to drive the performance of our brand and our products.
“Both companies are united by quality, performance and a passion for motorsport. It’s a huge privilege to begin 2021 as Global Lubricant Partner of this wonderful team.”
The Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH based in Werther, Germany, manufactures and markets high-quality lubricants under the brand name “RAVENOL” since 1946.
Their Research and Development Department, one of the most technically advanced in the world, is where some of the most innovative lubricants on the market today are developed – not only to meet but often to exceed the requirements of even the most ambitious vehicle manufacturer and to comply with future regulations.
Their high-quality lubricants will be supplied directly to the Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One Team development centre in Silverstone.