Santander extends Ferrari backing until 2017 3 February, 2012 Fernando Alonso with Santander cap Feb.3 (Press Release) Scuderia Ferrari announces that it has extended its collaboration agreement with the Santander Bank to the end of the 2017 season. “We are pleased to have extended our relationship with the Santander Bank,” commented Scuderia Team Principal, Stefano Domenicali. “In these first two years together, we have been able to see on a daily basis how much our two companies share the same values: a desire for excellence, love of competition, team work, the will to excel and to serve one’s customers needs. Having extended the contract from now, is a sign of the great confidence Santander has in us and that is something of which we can be particularly proud,” added Domenicali. Reports on GrandPrix247.com by: staff & contributors, Reuters syndication, GMM service, Formula 1 teams, sponsors & organisations.