On the occasion of the 60th edition of the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France and the 40th anniversary of Renault’s first Formula 1 victory, the GIP Grand Prix de France - Le Castellet and Groupe Renault are renewing their partnership for the second year in a row.
It is during the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France that Groupe Renault has written some of the best chapters in motor sport history. The 2019 Formula 1 Grand Prix de France, to be held on June 23, will be an opportunity for the Renault F1 Team to share with its fans a great moment of sport and emotion.
Bastien Schupp, Vice President Global Brand Strategy and Marketing Communications - Groupe Renault:
“This partnership agreement gives us another opportunity to come together around the French Grand Prix. Motor racing is an important element in the history of our brand, and we’re delighted to be able to celebrate the 40th anniversary of our first Formula 1 victory at the Paul Ricard Circuit! May this celebration also be a sign of our strong comeback to F1.”
Gilles Dufeigneux, Managing Director of Grand Prix de France - Le Castellet:
“We are very pleased to be renewing our partnership with Groupe Renault for the second year in a row. With more than 90 million viewers worldwide and more than 160,000 spectators at its return event in 2018, the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France is now one of the biggest international sporting events in France. Groupe Renault is an important partner of our organization and its commitment to us is a good illustration of our desire to further promote the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France, both at home and abroad.”
The partnership between Renault and the Grand Prix de France also translates into joint actions aimed at promoting the event.
The most visible example of this cooperation is the organization of F1 demonstrations in 15 cities in France as from 6 April 2019.
The detailed timetable for these always very spectacular demonstrations is :