Lenovo announced a multi-year agreement with the Ducati team to participate in the MotoGP World Championship, continuing its ambitions to become one of the world's most admired and recognized brands. As of the 2018 season, Lenovo will be Ducati's key technology partner, encompassing the team's use of Lenovo PCs, tablets, and servers on and off the racetrack. The partnership also includes joint development and research collaboration as part of a program to further accelerate the progress and success of the team.
Commenting on the Sponsorship, Lenovo Corporate President and Chief Operating Officer, Gianfranco Lanci, said: "MotoGP is gaining attention and global importance and is rapidly becoming a sport that millions of people around the world see. Years of history and focus on innovation, speed and performance are very much in line with our own history as a company and what drives our product development.We are thrilled not only by the visibility of the brand that drives the partnership, but also by the opportunity it offers To put Lenovo's products at the center of the team's progress and ambitions. "
Ducati Motor Holding CEO Claudio Domenicali added," We are very pleased to announce this important partnership with Lenovo, one of the world's largest largest manufacturer of personal computers and leader in providing innovative technologies to end users and companies. To Meet New Challenges Successfully In both MotoGP and our business, we need to leverage Ducati's digital and technological capabilities through partners such as Lenovo and its powerful and versatile hardware. At the same time, Ducati racing and production bikes are the perfect environment to test Lenovo's latest technologies in an association that we believe will be very successful. "