French tyre manufacturer Michelin has paid a single-digit percentage fee increase to extend its sponsorship and tyre supply agreement with MotoGP from 2019 to the end of the 2023 season.
This summer logistics company DHL renewed a second-tier deal with English Premier League champions Leicester City and added a second-tier agreement with German Bundesliga 2 football club Bochum as the company continues to benefit from its Partner Program, an online portal that supports regional teams when selecting and activating sponsorships.
World Superbikes (WSBK) has met its five-year sponsorship target, from 2013 to 2017, three years early and has secured just under half of that total until 2020 with a new series title deal.
Oil and gas company Shell is sticking with motorsports to connect with key demographics and authenticate its products.
French lubricants maker Motul has made a major investment in title rights and trackside advertising to races in the MotoGP World Championship and title sponsorship of the FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK).