LONDON — Antagonism Point will become the Aston Martin branch Formula One aggregation from 2021 afterwards their Canadian billionaire buyer Lawrence Stroll bought a pale in the ailing British sportscar maker on Friday.
The accord agency Aston Martin’s appellation advocacy of above apple champions Red Bull, who use Honda engines, will end afterwards the accepted season.
Stroll will pay 182 actor pounds for a 16.7% pale in Aston Martin, which could acceleration to 20%, and joins the lath as controlling chairman.
The 60-year-old Montreal built-in has been a accustomed if publicity-shy attendance about Formula One for years, and a paddock approved back his antagonism disciplinarian son Lance fabricated his admission with Williams in 2017.
Lance, 21, abutting Antagonism Point at the alpha of 2019 afterwards his ancestor bought the assets of Force India, in administering beneath the co-ownership of financially-troubled liquor baron Vijay Mallya, and renamed the team.
Stroll senior, listed aftermost year by Forbes as the 18th wealthiest Canadian with a affluence of $2.6 billion, fabricated his money through appearance brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and Michael Kors and owns Canada’s Mont-Tremblant ambit in Quebec.
He additionally has a accumulating of archetypal Ferraris.
Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone, who has accepted Stroll for added than 30 years, said it would be amiss to accept — as some accept — that the abettor was alone in Formula One to advice his son’s career.
“Definitely not the case. He’s a dealer,” the 89-year-old Briton told Reuters from Switzerland, area Stroll additionally has a residence. “And he’s a guy that loves his racing. He’s a motor antagonism guy.”
Aston Martin, a 107-year-old close whose cars are carefully associated with fabulous British abstruse abettor James Bond, competed in Formula One with a branch aggregation in 1959 and 1960 with a best aftereffect of sixth.
Ecclestone, who was additionally about Formula One at the time, said the Aston name was absolutely bigger than Antagonism Point and Stroll was a aggregation buyer who would be appetite to win rather than accomplish up the numbers.
Racing Point use the aforementioned engines as champions Mercedes.
Aston Martin arch controlling Andy Palmer told Autocar anniversary that Stroll accepted both the auto industry and affluence brands.
“Lawrence shares a lot of my behavior and passions…he has a affection for F1, and F1’s adeptness to advertise cars for you, he can see the amount of the amalgam V6 and more. And he loves cars,” he said.
“He’s an broker who wants to engage. There would be annihilation worse than a able investor.”
The name change will be alone the latest of abounding for the Silverstone-based aggregation that started out as Jordan in 1991.
In 2006 they became Midland, again Spyker in 2007 and Force India from 2008 — consistently from the aforementioned factory, over the alley from the British Grand Prix circuit, that Stroll is now ambience about expanding.
Aston Martin said in a account that the acceding with Antagonism Point, who accomplished seventh all-embracing in 2019 with Mexican Sergio Perez scoring 52 of their 73 points, was for an antecedent 10-year term.
It appearance a five-year advocacy arrangement, renewable for a added five, from 2021 on “commercial agreement adequate with the company’s accepted anniversary F1 expenditure.”
A technology affiliation amid Aston Martin and Red Bull Advanced Technologies will abide until the Aston Martin Valkyrie hypercar is delivered. The aboriginal accumulation is due at the end of this year. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, alteration by Toby Davis)
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