Sage becomes official partner of Marussia 6 February, 2013 The Marussia F1 Team is pleased to follow the reveal and testing debut of its new race car with its first partnership story of the 2013 season. The Team has extended and expanded its relationship with Sage, who now become an Official Partner. The Marussia F1 Team has been a long-standing customer of Sage and last year benefited from the company’s Sage ERP X3 solution, providing the Team with the speed, agility and innovation to keep pace off-track as well as on-track in the fast-moving and highly competitive Formula 1 environment. The partnership will provide Sage with the opportunity to increase awareness for Sage ERP X3 across the globe and develop further awareness of its brand. Sage firmly believes that the Marussia F1 Team partnership will be a great vehicle for future business growth. Sage will benefit from a heightened brand presence on the new MR02 race car, race team apparel and trackside environment at the 19 Grands Prix on the Formula 1 calendar this season. Andy Webb, Chief Executive Officer, Marussia F1 Team “We are extremely pleased to have consolidated an already strong partnership with Sage into a much bigger and more powerful relationship for both parties. Being so closely intertwined with our daily operations means Sage are aware of just how much strength in depth we have behind the Team and just how much potential we carry forward into 2013.” Christophe Letellier, CEO Mid-Market Europe and CEO Sage ERP X3, Sage “We are thrilled to announce that Sage will be partners and sponsors of the Marussia F1 Team for 2013. The qualities of speed, responsiveness, agility and innovation are shared values in Marussia F1 Team and in Sage ERP X3, and we both serve a global audience. As F1 has become the most popular sport worldwide, we will be taking our brand to the biggest and most dynamic global stage. We are very excited about what the coming year will bring!” (Marussia) Content on GrandPrix247.com by: staff & contributors, Reuters syndication, GMM service, Getty Images, Formula 1 teams, sponsors & organisations.