Red Bull scoops supermarket sponsor
21 July, 2011
Jul.21 (PVM) World champions Red Bull Racing announced that they have struck a German GP sponsorship deal with supermarket giants Kaufland, on the eve of the Nurburgring race – world championship leader Sebastian Vettel hails from Heppenheim in Germany.
Red Bull statement:
Red Bull Racing is pleased to welcome German supermarket and hypermarket chain Kaufland as an official race partner for the German Grand Prix.
The agreement means Kaufland’s logo will feature in two different locations on the RB7, on the top of the chassis and on the side of the engine cover, as well as on the overalls worn by Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber, throughout the race weekend.
Kaufland has more than 1,000 stores across Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria.