BMW becomes Official Transportation Partner for 2019 FIA Prize Giving, alongside Official Partners Rolex and Michelin

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The FIA’s flagship annual FIA Prize Giving ceremony welcomes a third partner, in addition to the long-standing support it receives from Official Partners Rolex and Michelin. BMW, the German car manufacturer becomes the Official Transportation Partner for the 2019 event.

International brands Rolex and Michelin have been partners of the FIA Prize Giving since 2013, and the FIA is delighted to have their support for the upcoming celebrations in the heart of Paris, France, on 6 December.

Rolex, a pioneer in sports sponsorship, has been the Official Timepiece of both the FIA Formula One World Championship and the FIA World Endurance Championship for many years.

Michelin, one of the leading tyre manufacturers in the world, continues to be a partner of the FIA World Rally Championship, the FIA World Endurance Championship and the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.

BMW becomes the Official Transportation Partner of the FIA Prize Giving for a second time, having previously supported the 2016 FIA Prize Giving held in Vienna, Austria.

FIA President Jean Todt said: “The FIA Prize Giving at the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris will end a great year of motor sport. We are grateful for the continued support of our partners, Rolex and Michelin, and pleased to welcome back BMW to our celebrations.”

About the FIA Prize Giving

The FIA Prize Giving ceremony is one of the year’s most anticipated events within the motor sport community. The FIA Prize Giving sees champions from every major branch of motor sport gather together to receive their official FIA awards. This year’s event is hosted on the evening of 6 December at 6 p.m. in Paris for what is certain to be another memorable celebration.