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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Ferrari-Philip Morris extends contract

Ferrari announced that they had extended the contract with Philip Morris International until the end of 2015. That is, the United States tobacco companies will still be one of the sponsors' Ferrari in Formula 1 racing car.

The current contract was announced in 2005, and will be completed by the end of this season. But with the new agreement, the Ferrari could breathe because they have not abandoned one of its main sponsor.

Ferrari already has worked with the Marlboro since 1984, although sponsorship from a tobacco company has been banned in F1 since seven years ago. But they still use it, with no company logo Philip Morris put it in his car.

Had any investigation regarding the "ingenuity" Ferrari in addressing the mounting ban cigarette sponsorship logo on the car. Because the team is based in Maranello was displaying 'barcode' Marlboro on the side of his car.

But since last year, 'barcode' that had been removed because it appears there is controversy in the car Ferrari Marlboro ad. Nevertheless, the official name of Ferrari in F1 is still "Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro. "

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