Axalta renews Movistar Yamaha sponsorship

Axalta Coating Systems has been confirmed as an Official Sponsor of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team for the 2018 MotoGP World Championship.

This renewal of the sponsorship, which was signed in Italy, marks the ninth consecutive year that the refinish paint systems of Cromax has been used on the support trucks as well as on the mechanics’ toolboxes, workbenches and other pit lane equipment.

For Axalta, the relationship with the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team is key to its decades-long strategic global partnership with racing, which allows Axalta to demonstrate its technology and product innovations while strengthening its commitment to motorsports of all kind.

Marco Riva, general manager of Yamaha Motor Racing Srl, said, ‘This agreement, in addition to consolidating the relationship between Axalta and Yamaha, exemplifies a partnership based on shared skills and values ​​such as innovation, dynamism, productivity, cutting-edge technology and efficiency.’