BWT Alpine F1 Team and Canel’s are delighted to announce a partnership, continuing Canel’s objectives of constant growth in motorsport, both in Mexico and internationally. The Canel’s logo will be visible on the A522 cars for the Canadian and Mexican Grands Prix.
First partnered with Alpine’s predecessor Renault F1 Team in 2016, Canel’s has been a faithful Confectionary Partner to the team, as it continues to pursue growth outside its domestic market.
BWT Alpine F1 Team are constantly looking to improve upwards as the team continues its journey in Formula 1. It is only with high-quality partners such as Canel’s that such improvement is possible.
Otmar Szafnauer, Team Principal, BWT Alpine F1 Team: “I’m delighted to continue our relationship with Canel’s. Since they first partnered with the team in 2016, they have been a valued partner. Working with them has always been straightforward and enjoyable, not to mention delicious!”
Canel’s is a diverse, privately held, Mexican enterprise which has grown from a confectionary business. Established in 1925, San Luis Potosí, today Canel’s operates across confectionary, real estate, hotel and storage. The confectionary business remains central within the group, with the confectionary division’s main product line being chewing gum. It also manufactures 150 different products, including: soft and hard candies, fruit chews, milk caramel chews, toffees, lollipops, jelly beans and more. The manufacturing site comprises of more than 100,000m squared, from where Canel’s distribute their products to both North and South American markets and 30 more countries worldwide.
Fernando takes strong fifth place after thrilling and incident-packed British Grand Prix
BWT Alpine F1 Team’s Fernando Alonso claimed a well fought fifth place from today’s British Grand Prix in a race filled with drama from start to finish at a sold-out Silverstone. Esteban Ocon looked set to join Fernando in the points, but he was forced to retire from eighth place, 14 laps from the end with a suspected fuel pump failure.
All to play for at Silverstone as Fernando qualifies seventh and Esteban fifteenth
BWT Alpine F1 Team will start tomorrow’s British Grand Prix with Fernando Alonso seventh and Esteban Ocon fifteenth on the grid after a wet Qualifying at a packed-out Silverstone.