Axalta’s Cromax brand has been named as an official sponsor to Yamaha Factory Racing MotoGP for 2021 – its 11th consecutive year. The agreement renewal sees Cromax supporting the Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team with the brand’s paint systems on the team’s support trucks, mechanic toolboxes, workbenches and other pitlane equipment.
In preparation for 2021, the Cromax name is currently featured on the Yamaha YZR-M1 bikes of riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales for the MotoGP 2020 season, which runs until 22 November.
“The winning combination of our high-performing products and the team’s laser focus on innovation has ensured a strong relationship that’s now in its second decade. We wish them all the best for this season,” said Marco Brioschi, Axalta’s Country Leader for Refinish in Italy.”
“Thanks to a long and successful relationship, we are delighted to consider Axalta, and its Cromax brand, part of our team,” said Marco Riva, General Manager of Yamaha Motor Racing. “This season, where we are all experiencing the new normal, it is even more important to be able to rely on the close cooperation of a paint partner who shares our values of innovation and efficiency.”