In 2015 MOL Group is the main sponsor of Zengő Motorsport and WTCC racing car driver Norbert Michelisz for the fourth consecutive year. The MOL Group WTCC race of Hungary will take place from May 1-3 and starts with a spectacular street parade in Budapest on the Friday with 300,000 expected viewers.
The cooperation between Zengő Motorsport and MOL Group underlines the group’s corporate philosophy to support top talents and sportsmen and sportswomen – be it in sports or in business areas such as the oil and gas industry – to achieve their life-long ambitions.
MOL will be the event presenting partner and sponsor of the FIA WTCC Race of Hungary, which will take place next weekend at Hungaroring and in Budapest, where on May 1 a spectacular street parade will take place. In addition to an air show, drivers from the WTCC and Formula-1 – including Norbert Michelisz, Sebastian Loeb, Kimi Raikkönen and David Coulthard – will show off their skills on both sides of the Chain Bridge.
MOL Group is set to continue its successful partnership with Zengő Motorsport and the Hungarian racing driver Norbert Michelisz. “We are delighted to support Norbert as one of the best racing drivers in the WTCC and we fuel his ambition to become world champion,” explains Dominic Köfner, Vice-President and Head of Corporate Communications at MOL Group (pictured below with Michelisz). “This is a truly ideal partnership since – just like us – Norbert Michelisz is challenging his competitors through his courage, discipline and ambition.”
The group has a close connection to motorsport: MOL Group member company Panta Distribuzione S.p.A. is the official fuel supplier for WTCC.