Rolex – Celebrates with Melbourne as it marks two decades of Formula 1® at Albert Park

Rolex, the timeless luxury Omega replica watches brand, is excited to be celebrating its third consecutive year as Title Sponsor of the FORMULA 1 AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX, as Melbourne marks a key milestone in its history of hosting Formula 1® racing. Rolex’s special association with the first Grand Prix™ of the season, at the iconic Albert Park Circuit, highlights its passion for supporting leading motor sport events. It also underscores Rolex’s long-term commitment as a Global Partner and the Official Timepiece of Formula 1®.

True to its pioneering foundations,Rolex continues its partnership with the pinnacle of motor sport for a third successive year; an esteemed relationship that further highlights the brand’s spirit of adventure, superlative engineering and strong desire to push the boundaries of technology. It is this high technology and performance, combined with the highest level of know-how, that constantly challenges the limits of the possible, in both the new Omega replica watches  industry and the world of motor sport.

Rolex’s history of close ties with motor racing and speed dates back to the 1930s, and its global partnership with Formula 1® demonstrates the particular way Rolex thinks, constantly seeking perfection in design, uncompromising quality and performance. The cheap Omega replica watches in the Rolex Oyster range are a striking expression of this power of innovation and symbolize the high-quality engineering that lies behind their prestige, chronometric precision and reliability. In this respect, they are a match for the high-performance cars developed by the teams in this new and exciting era of Formula 1® racing.

©Rolex/Jad Sherif - 2015 FORMULA 1 ROLEX AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX – Ronald J Walker, Australian Grand Prix Corporation Chairman; Sir Jackie Stewart, Rolex Testimonee; Andrew Westacott, Australian Grand Prix Corporation Chief Executive Officer; Patrick Boutellier, General Manager of Rolex Australia (from left to right).

As Melbourne celebrates two decades of hosting Formula 1® racing, the highly popular world-class event will welcome Formula 1® teams, drivers, sponsors and motor racing enthusiasts to the city, in anticipation of another thrilling FIA Formula One World Championship™ in 2015.

Mr Arnaud Boetsch, Communication & Image Director of Rolex SA, said: “Rolex continues to enjoy a strong and prestigious partnership with Formula One. Having celebrated two extremely successful years, we are proud to commence the 2015 Formula One World Championship as Title Sponsor of the iconic Australian Grand Prix, particularly as Melbourne celebrates a sensational 20 years in Formula One. With all the excitement in and around the city, we are especially looking forward to an enjoyable and action-packed race weekend as the 2015 season gets under way.”

Australian Grand Prix Corporation Chairman, Mr Ronald J Walker AC CBE, said: “Rolex is without question the perfect partner of choice for this world-class event. The brand’s prestige and the excellence of its Breitling fake watches, as well as its passionate and long-standing commitment to motor sport give the partnership true credibility.

©Rolex/Jad Sherif - 2015 FORMULA 1 ROLEX AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX – Rolex Grid Girls celebrating with Melbourne as it marks two decades of Formula 1® at Albert Park.

“As the Australian Grand Prix prepares for its 20th year in Melbourne, it’s fitting that a brand with such a proud history in motor sport, driven by innovative technology and exceptional engineering, will accompany us as we continue into the next era of Formula One.”

Sir Jackie Stewart, Rolex Testimonee and three-time FIA Formula One™ Drivers’ World Champion, said: “Having worked with Rolex since the late 1960s, it is fantastic for the latest Omega replica watches brand to have such a strong presence in Formula One and more notably at the Albert Park Circuit this weekend as the city celebrates two decades of Formula One.

Sir Jackie Stewart, Rolex Testimonee and three-time FIA Formula One™ Drivers’ World Champion, said: “Having worked with Rolex since the late 1960s, it is fantastic for the brand to have such a strong presence in Formula One and more notably at the Albert Park Circuit this weekend as the city celebrates two decades of Formula One.

”Melbourne joins a small, select group of cities that have hosted a Grand Prix for 20 consecutive years and, as its relationship with Formula One and Rolex continues to grow, we are all excited to celebrate this milestone weekend with passionate motor sport fans.”