Julius Baer - leading Swiss private banking group and Global Partner of the FIA Formula E Championship - has today been announced as the title sponsor for round four of the 2016/17 season in Mexico City.
Returning to the historic Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez for the second running of Formula E in Mexico on April 1 - the race will be titled the 2017 FIA Formula E Julius Baer Mexico City ePrix.
Sam Piccione III, Chief Revenue Officer at Formula E, said: “Julius Baer continue to show its support and commitment to Formula E as a Global Partner, but also as a title sponsor for the upcoming Julius Baer Mexico City ePrix. Both brands share many of the same core values - such as innovation, sustainability and forward-looking pioneering spirit. The event in Mexico produced one of the most thrilling races last season, and we’re looking forward to putting on a show in front of some of the most passionate and knowledgeable fans in motorsport.”
Gustavo Raitzin, Head Region Latin America, Member of the Executive Board, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd, said: “The 2017 Julius Baer Mexico City ePrix is a source of pride for our bank. This is our second consecutive year here, now as title sponsors. Formula E's forward-thinking approach resonates deeply with our corporate values. The sponsorship underscores the importance of, and our commitment to the Mexican market. Together with our associates, NSC Asesores, we look forward to an exciting race day and to supporting the concept of sustainability.”
To buy tickets for the Julius Baer Mexico City ePrix - visit www.fiaformulae.com/mexicocity